26 May 2000
Adriaen van Salm (active Delfthaven, c. 1706-1719)
A naval engagement between English and Dutch men-of-war - a penschilderij
signed on the reverse with monogram 'AVS'
pen, ink and oil on panel
143/8 x 193/8 in. (36.5 x 49.1 cm.)
Mrs. Alvin T. Hert, Louisville, Kentucky and Palm Beach, Florida, circa 1920, and thence by descent to the present owner.
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In conversation with the Korean-American artist, whose recent painting The Evolution of Perception will be offered at Christie’s in Hong Kong on 25 November
As this 1,000-year-old Ru tea bowl comes to auction in Hong Kong, we look at the evolution of the grey-green ware from Yue to Yaozhou to Ru