• Post-War and Contemporary Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 7835

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Auction

    12 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 258

    ZHANG HUAN (B. 1965)

    TO RAISE THE LEVEL IN A FISHPOND (MIDDLE)

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    ZHANG HUAN (B. 1965)
    TO RAISE THE LEVEL IN A FISHPOND (MIDDLE)
    SIGNED, TITLED, NUMBERED AND DATED 'ZHANG HUAN 1997 TO RAISE THE LEVEL IN A FISHPOND 11/15' IN CHINESE & PINYIN (ON REVERSE)
    CHROMOGENIC PRINT
    26¾ X 39¾IN. (68 X 101CM.)
    EXECUTED IN 1997, THIS WORK IS NUMBER ELEVEN FROM AN EDITION OF FIFTEEN


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    Provenance

    DEITCH PROJECTS, NEW YORK.
    ACQUIRED FROM THE ABOVE BY THE PRESENT OWNER.


    Literature

    G. MINGLU (ED.), INSIDE OUT: NEW CHINESE ART, LOS ANGELES AND LONDON 1998 (ANOTHER FROM THE EDITION ILLUSTRATED ON THE COVER).
    XUNTA DE GALICIA AND COTTHEN GALLERY (EDS.), ZHANG HUAN: A PILGRIM IN SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA, SPAIN 2001 (ANOTHER FROM THE EDITION ILLUSTRATED, P. 165).
    ZHANG HUAN, EXH. CAT. HAMBURG, KUNSTVEREIN AND MUSEUM BOCHUM, 2002-2003 (ANOTHER FROM THE EDITION ILLUSTRATED, PP. 58-59).
    HUNAN FINE ARTS PUBLISHING HOUSE (EDS.), CHINESE AVANT-GARDE PHOTOGRAPHY SINCE 1990, HUNAN 2004 (ANOTHER FROM THE EDITION ILLUSTRATED, P. 91).


    Exhibited

    TEL AVIV MUSEUM OF ART, EXPOSURE; RECENT ACQUISITIONS, THE DORON SEBBAG ART COLLECTION, NOVEMBER 2000-FEBRUARY 2001 (ILLUSTRATED, P. 37).