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    Sale 5417

    Post-War & Contemporary Art

    2 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 562

    Zhang Xiaotao (b. 1970)

    Joyful Time Fish No. 2

    Price Realised  

    Zhang Xiaotao (b. 1970)
    Joyful Time Fish No. 2
    signed, inscribed, titled and dated in Pinyin and English 'Joyful Time Fish No. 2, Zhang Xiaotao 2003 in 798, Beijing' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    39½ x 78½in. (100.3 x 199.4cm.)
    Painted in 2003


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    Provenance

    Marella Gallery, Milan.
    Private Collection, Brescia.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Literature

    L Sassoli De Bianchi, Cina - Pittura Contemporanea, Bologna 2004, (illustrated in colour pp. 264-265).