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    Sale 2605

    Asian Contemporary Art (Day Sale)

    25 May 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 514

    ZHANG DALI

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    ZHANG DALI
    (Born in 1963)
    Demolition - Forbidden City
    signed and dated 'Zhang Dali' in Chinese & Pinyin (lower right)
    chromogenic print
    106 x 152 cm. (41 3/4 x 59 3/4 in.)
    edition 6/10
    Executed in 1998


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    Provenance

    Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner.


    Literature

    The CourtYard Gallery, Zhang Dali, Beijing, China, 1999, pp. 68-71. (different edition illustrated)
    Chinese Contemporary Ltd., Scofinamenti, 1999. p. 49. (different edition illustrated)
    Hunan Fine Arts Publishing House, 90s Art China 1990-1999, Hunan, China, 2000, p. 247. (illustrated)
    Newsweek, New York, USA, January 17, 2000, cover page. (different edition illustrated)
    Centre Pompidou, Alors, la Chine?, Paris, France, 2003, p. 300. (different edition illustrated)
    The First Guangzhou Triennial Reinterpretation: A Decade of Experimental Chinese Art (1990-2000), exh. cat., Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou, China, 2002, p. 263. (different edition illustrated)
    China Art Books Co., Contemporary Photography Market 2000-2007, Taiwan, 2007, p. 171. (different edition illustrated)


    Exhibited

    Japan, Tokyo, The Japan foundation Asia Center, Serendipity, 2000. Helsinki, Finland, Finland Museum of Photography, Contemporary Chinese Photography, 2001.
    Singapore, Singapore Art Museum, China Art Now, 2001.
    Denver, USA, Denver Art Museum, Chinese Contemporary Photography, 2003.
    Guangzhou, China, Guangdong Museum of Art, The First Guangzhou Triennial - Reinterpretation: A Decade of Experimental Chinese Art 1990-2000, 18 November, 2002- 19 January, 2003.
    Between Past and Future - New Photography and Video from China, Exhibition Tour: New York, International Center of Photography, 11 June - 4 September, 2004; Chicago, David and Alfred Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago, Museum of Contemporary Art, 2 October, 2004 - 16 January, 2005; London, Victoria and Albert Museum, September 2005 - January 2006; Berlin, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, March - May 2006; Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Summer, 2006.