13 September 2016
ZHANG DAQIAN (1899-1983)
Landscape in the Style of Shitao
Hanging scroll, ink and color on paper
47 ¾ x 17 ¼ in. (121.2 x 44 cm.)
Entitled, inscribed with a poem, and signed, with four seals of the artist
One collector’s seal of Xia Hansi (Jerg Haas, 20th century)
Sotheby’s New York, Fine Chinese Jades, Works of Art and Paintings, 25 February 1983, lot 49.
Formerly from the collection of Jerg Haas (Xia Hansi, 20th century).
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Chinesische Malerei der Gegenwart, Kunstamt Wedding, 1974, pl. 36.
Art Center of the City of Berlin-Wedding, Chinesische Malerei der Gegenwart, 3 September-7 October 1974.
Jerg Haas was a well-known German collector who lived in China during the 1960s. As an art aficionado, he amassed a sizable collection of modern Chinese masters, many of which were exhibited in Berlin, Offenburg, and Dusseldorf.
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