1 July 2008
Yang Shaobin (b. 1963)
Police Series No. 5
signed in English and Chinese and dated 'YANG SHAOBIN 1996' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
16 1/8 x 13in. (41 x 33cm.)
Painted in 1996
Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1997.
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8 + 8 - 1: Selected Paintings by 15 Contemporary Artists, Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong 1997 (illustrated, p. 88).
Yang Shaobin, Paris 2004 (illustrated, p. 72).
Yang Shaobin: Essence of Violence, Hebei 2006 (illustrated, p. 62).
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