• Asian Contemporary Art (Day Sa auction at Christies

    Sale 2726

    Asian Contemporary Art (Day Sale)

    30 November 2009, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1558

    SEONG TAE JIN

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    SEONG TAE JIN
    (B. 1974)
    To a Star Mother; My Twisted Hero x 9 pieces; Having No Shame before God; My Twisted Hero-I am very sick; My Twisted Hero-Teacher Excuse me; My Twisted Hero-Oh! It's very Hot!; Mireuksaji Stone Monument; Bukhansan Monument; Namdaemun; Tri-Story Stone Pagoda in Gameunsaji; Haeinsa; My Twisted Hero-Live Well; Manjeong-ri 637; #3 Local Bus; Leaving that Place; Self Portrait 2003; & Breaking of Friendship
    To a Star Mother: signed in Korean; dated '08' (lower middle)
    24 prints: signed 'Sung' in English; dated and numbered in English; titled in Korean (bottom of each print)
    one acrylic on embossed wood panels; 24 etching, Spit-Bite, aquatint prints
    To A Star Mother: 122 x 80 cm. (48 x 31 1/2 in.) in.) x 3 pieces; 12 x 24 prints: 15 x 10 cm. (6 x 4 in.) x 2 pieces; 12 x 8 cm. (4 3/4 x 3 1/8 in.) x 3 pieces; 10 x 15 cm. (4 x 6 in.) x 3 pieces; 8 x 12 cm. (3 1/8 x 4 3/4 in.); 44.5 x 29 cm. (17 1/2 x 11 3/8 in.); 32 x 23 cm. (12 1/2 x 9 in.); 39.5 x 27 cm. (15 1/2 x 10 5/8 in.); 39 x 27.5 cm. (15 3/8 x 10 7/8 in.); 15 x 15 cm. (6 x 6 in.) x 2 pieces; 15 x 20 cm. (6 x 7 7/8 in.); 15 x 28 cm. (6 x 11 in.) x 2 pieces; 40 x 27 cm. (15 3/4 x 10 5/8 in.); 12 x 20 cm. (4 3/4 x 7 7/8 in.); 104.5 x 150 cm. (41 1/8 x 59 in.); 69.5 x 49.5 cm. (27 3/8 x 19 1/2 in.); 70.5 x 99.5 cm. (27 3/4 x 39 1/8 in.); & 39.5 x 40 cm. (15 1/2 x 15 3/4 in.) 24 prints: edition 4/5; 3/25; 5/25; 2/25; 3/25; 1/25; 2/25; A.P; 2/25; 2/25; 10/25; 6/25; 2/25; 1/25; 2/25; 3/25; 1/25; 1/25; 1/20; 1/5; 1/3; 1/1; 1/5; 4/38
    Executed in 2003-2005; 2007; & 2008 (25)


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    Literature

    Gallery LVS, Seong Tae Jin Solo Exhibition, exh. cat., Seoul, Korea, 2009 (illustrated, p. 15).


    Exhibited

    Seoul, Korea, Gallery LVS, Seong Tae Jin Solo Exhibition, 21 May-2 June, 2009.