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    Sale 2630

    Chinese 20th Century Art (Day Sale)

    1 December 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 707

    ZAO WOU-KI

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    ZAO WOU-KI
    (ZHAO WUJI, Born in 1920)
    Ciel de Paris; Untitled; Untitled; Untitled
    signed, editioned, inscribed and dated 'Wou-ki, Zao; epreuve d'artiste, 14/90, 20/59 ; 67, 74, 54, 59' in Chinese, French & Pinyin (bottom)
    four etchings
    26 x 53.5 cm. (10 1/4 x 21 in.) ; 43.8 x 56 cm (17 1/4 x 22 in.); 43 x 58 cm. (17 x 22 3/4 in.) & 38.5 x 44 cm. (15 1/4 x 17 1/2 in.)
    edition artist's proofs ; 20/95 & 14/90
    Executed in 1967, 1974, 1954 & 1959
    Printed by Bellini, Paris
    Printed and Published by Atelier Lacouriere et Frelaut, Paris
    Printed by R. Dutrou, Paris
    Printed by G. Leblanc, Paris
    Published by La Hune, Paris
    Published by Klipstein & Co., Berne (4)


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    Literature

    Edition Heede & Moestrup, Zao Wou-ki: The Graphic Work: a Catalogue Raisonne 1937 - 1995, Copenhagen, Denmark, 1994, plate 89, 118, 117, 262