• Fine Chinese Modern Paintings auction at Christies

    Sale 2727

    Fine Chinese Modern Paintings

    29 November 2009, Hong Kong

  • Lot 518

    ZHANG DAQIAN (1899-1983)

    Price Realised  

    ZHANG DAQIAN (1899-1983)
    Mount E'mei
    Scroll, mounted and framed, ink and colour on paper
    34 x 28.5 cm. (13 1/3 x 11 1/4 in.)
    Entitled, inscribed and signed, with two seals of the artist
    Dedicated to Mr. and Mrs. Wei Lemu (Paul and Charlotte William)

    Note:
    This painting comes from the collection of Paul & Charlotte William. The Williams lived in Sao Paulo in Brazil between 1949 and 1956, where they met Zhang Daqian, who had also immigrated to Brazil. Mrs. William was well versed in Chinese; she met Zhang frequently and received Mount E'mei as a gift.


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