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    Sale 2706

    Chinese 20th Century Art (Day Sale)

    25 May 2009, Hong Kong

  • Lot 972

    ZAO WOU-KI

    Price Realised  

    ZAO WOU-KI
    (ZHAO WUJI, b. 1920)
    Foret perdue & Voiles a la mer
    signed 'Wou-Ki Zao' in Chinese & Pinyin; dated and numbered '55 43/125' (bottom)
    signed 'Wou-Ki Zao' in Chinese & Pinyin; dated and numbered '53 100/120' (bottom)
    two lithographs
    65 x 46 cm. (25 1/2 x 18 in.); & 36 x 48.5 cm. (14 x 19 in.)
    edition 43/125; & 100/120
    Executed in 1955; & 1953 (2)


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    Literature

    Arts et Metiers Graphiques, Zao Wou-Ki Les estampes 1937-1974, Paris, France, 1975 (illustrated in black and white, plate 83 & 98, p. 51 & 60).
    Edition Heede & Moestrup, Zao Wou-Ki: The Graphic Work, A Catalogue Raisonne 1937-1995, Copenhagen, Denmark, 1994 (illustrated, plate 81 & 95).