25 May 2009,
Price realised HKD 375,000
HKD 200,000 - HKD 300,000
signed in Chinese (lower right)
oil on canvas
42 x 53 cm. (16 1/2 x 20 3/4 in.)
Painted in 1930
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Private Collection, Asia
Lin & Keng Gallery Inc., Lin & Keng Cultural Subjectivity of Oriental Aesthetics, Taipei, Taiwan, 2007 (illustrated, p. 81).
Beijing, China, Lin & Keng Gallery, Grand Opening Exhibition, 2007.
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