• Chinese 20th Century Art (Day  auction at Christies

    Sale 2725

    Chinese 20th Century Art (Day Sale)

    30 November 2009, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1345

    YUN GEE

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    YUN GEE
    (ZHU YUANZHI, 1906-1963)
    Confucius
    signed 'Yun Gee' in English; numbered '3/8' (bottom)
    bronze sculpture
    15 x 23 x 41 cm. (6 x 9 x 16 1/8 in.)
    edition 3/8
    Mold executed in 1930; reproduced in 1998 with permission of the artist's family


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    Provenance

    Private Collection, Asia


    Literature

    Lin & Keng Gallery Inc., Yun Gee, Taipei, Taiwan, 1998 (illustrated, p. 75).
    Chambers Fine Art, A Minimal Vision: Future with Paintings by Yun Gee, New York, USA, 2002 (illustrated, p. 77).


    Exhibited

    Taipei, Taiwan, Lin & Keng Gallery, Yun Gee, 14 November-1 December, 1998.
    New York, USA, Chambers Fine Art, A Minimal Vision: Future with Paintings by Yun Gee, 20 March-20 April, 2002.