• Fine Chinese Ceramics and Work auction at Christies

    Sale 2297

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    26 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1252

    ZHONG ZHIFU (b. 1914) AND LI GUANZHI (20TH CENTURY)

    WHITE PHOENIX IN LANDSCAPE

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    ZHONG ZHIFU (b. 1914) AND LI GUANZHI (20TH CENTURY)
    White Phoenix in Landscape
    Hanging scroll, ink and color on paper
    45¼ x 15 1/8 in. (115 x 38.4 cm.)
    Inscribed: "Zhifu painted the white phoenix" and "Guangzhi added the scenery," with 1 seal of each


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    Zhong Zhifu is Manchurian and first learned painting from his father. He is particularly known for his bird and flower paintings. Throughout his career, he taught widely, participated in numerous artists' associations, and exhibited his paintings in many shows.

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