London, South Kensington
16 May 2014
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. AND MRS. HAWES (LOTS 1105 - 1111 INCLUSIVE)
The collection was assembled in the 1960's through the help of Mary Shen, a pioneering dealer in London in Modern Chinese paintings at the time.
HE HAIXIA (1908-1998)
HUASHAN MOUNTAIN LANDSCAPE
Hanging scroll, ink and colour on paper.
Inscribed and signed by the artist, two seals.
Dated to the artist's seventieth year, corresponding to 1978.
26¼ x 18 in. (66.5 x 46 cm.)
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Colette and Hugh Hawes, Modern Chinese Brush Paintings from a family collection, London, 2003, pp 21.
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