LOTS 1622 - 1633
THE HAITIANTANG COLLECTION
The owner of Haitiantang, Li Haitian, was the owner of the famed Chung King Restaurant in Yokohama. After migrating to Japan in 1949, Li hosted Zhang Daqian with lavish hospitality each time the artist visited Japan. Works from the same collection were auctioned in our salerooms in Spring 2003 (Lots 252-269), Spring 2005 (Lots 809-815), Autumn 2006 (Lots 841-847).
ZHANG DAQIAN (1899-1983)
Inscribed and signed, with two seals of the artist and one dated seal of renxu year (1982)
Scroll, mounted and framed, ink on paper
86 x 46.5 cm. (33 7/8 x 18 1/4 in.)
Dated sixteenth day, fourth month, seventy-first year (of the Republic, 1982)