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    Sale 7672

    Post War & Contemporary Art Day Sale (Afternoon)

    1 July 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 380

    Zhang Huan (b. 1965)

    To Add One Meter to an Unknown Mountain

    Price Realised  

    Zhang Huan (b. 1965)
    To Add One Meter to an Unknown Mountain
    signed and titled in Chinese, numbered and dated '1995 14/15' (on the reverse)
    colour coupler print
    44¾ x 64½in. (113.5 x 164cm.)
    Executed in 1995, this work is number fourteen from an edition of fifteen


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    Provenance

    Max Protetch, New York.
    Anon. sale, Sotheby's New York, 20 September 2006, lot 2.


    Literature

    Exposure: Recent Acquisitions; The Doron Sebbag Art Collection, exh. cat., Tel Aviv, Museum of Art, 2000 (another from the edition illustrated, p. 38).
    Zhang Huan, Pilgrimage to Santiago, exh. cat., Santiago de Compostela, Xunta de Galicia, 2001 (another from the edition illustrated, p. 174).
    Paris-Pèkin, exh. cat., Paris, Espace Cardin, 2002 (another from the edition illustrated in colour, p. 79).
    Mahjong: Contemporary Chinese Art from the Sigg Collection, exh. cat., Bern, Kunstmuseum, 2005 (another from the edition illustrated, p. 159).
    Making A Scene, exh. cat., Haifa, Museum of Art, 2006 (another from the edition illustrated, p. 4).


    Exhibited

    Seattle, Asian Art Museum, My America: Hard to Acclimatize, November 1999 (another from the edition exhibited).