Hong Kong, HKCEC Grand Hall
30 May 2011
LEE MAN FONG (Indonesia 1913-1988)
In the Fields, Sarangan
stamped with artist's seal, signed, titled and dated in Chinese '1957 mid autumn, view of the Sha Leng cost, Man Fong' (lower right)
oil on board
23 5/8 x 35½ in. (60 x 90 cm.)
Painted in 1957
Acquired directly from the artist.
Anon. sale; Christie's, Hong Kong, 26 November 2006, lot 76.
Acquired from the above sale by the present owner.
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Low, K.C., ed., and Ho, Kung-Shang, publ., The Oil Paintings of Lee Man-Fong, Taipei, 1984 (illustrated, EB44, p. 110)
Offered for private sale, a work on paper that not only encapsulates the bond between two greats, but also seems to reference their workouts together
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