• Fine Chinese Modern Paintings auction at Christies

    Sale 2727

    Fine Chinese Modern Paintings

    29 November 2009, Hong Kong

  • Lot 726

    ZHAO SHAO'ANG (1905-1998)

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    ZHAO SHAO'ANG (1905-1998)
    White Heron
    Scroll, mounted and framed, ink and colour on paper
    130.8 x 33.3 cm (51½ x 13 1/8 in.)
    Inscribed and signed, with two seals of the artist
    Dated sixth month, summer, wuchen year (1928)
    Dedicated to Cida

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    Collection of Mr. Zhou Cida

    Mr. Zhou Cida, a native from Guangzhou, later immigrated to Macau due to social and political instability, running a printing business. Owing to his connections with people in the art circle, Zhou by chance met painters from the Lingnan School - Gao Jianfu, Gao Qifeng, Zhao Shao'ang, who later gifted Zhou with their paintings as a sign of their friendship.

    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the format of this painting should be hanging scroll instead of scroll, mounted and framed as stated in the catalogue.