• Asian Contemporary Art & Chine auction at Christies

    Sale 2722

    Asian Contemporary Art & Chinese 20th Century Art (Evening Sale)

    29 November 2009, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1005

    ZAO WOU-KI

    Price Realised  

    ZAO WOU-KI
    (ZHAO WUJI, B. 1920)
    05-03-76
    signed 'Wou-Ki Zao' in Chinese and Pinyin (lower right); signed 'ZAO Wou-ki' in Pinyin; dated '5.3.76' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    130 x 194 cm. (51 x 76 3/8 in.)
    Painted in 1976


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    Literature

    Fuji Television Gallery, Zao Wou-Ki, exh. cat., Tokyo, Japan, 1977 (illustrated, plate 4).
    Jean Leymarie, Zao Wou-Ki, editions Hier et Demain, Paris and Ediciones Poligrafa S.A., Barcelona, Spain. Documentation by Francoise Marquet, 1979 (illustrated in black and white, plate 452, p. 305).
    Palais des Beaux-Arts, Zao Wou-Ki, exh. cat., Charleroi, Belgium, 1980 (illustrated, plate 22).
    Musée d'Art et d'histoire, Zao Wou-Ki, exh. cat., Luxembourg, 1980 (illustrated, plate 22).
    Pierre Matisse Gallery, Zao Wou-Ki, exh. cat., New York, USA, 1980 (illustrated, plate 2).
    Jean Leymarie, Zao Wou-Ki, Edition Cercle d'Art, Paris, 1986 (illustrated in black and white, plate 452, p. 305).


    Exhibited

    Tokyo, Japan, Fuji Television Gallery, Zao Wou-Ki, 1977.
    Charleroi, Belgium, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Zao Wou-Ki, 1980.
    Luxembourg, Musée d'Art et d'histoire, Zao Wou-Ki, 1980.
    New York, USA, Pierre Matisse Gallery, Zao Wou-Ki, 1980.