20th Century & Contemporary Art (Afternoon Session)

Christie's
Hong Kong

Date of the auction: 24.11.2019

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ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI, 1920-2013)

ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI, 1920-2013) Untitled signed in Chinese, signed and dated ‘ZAO 1949’ (lower right) watercolour on paper 51.1 x 36.1 cm. (20 1/8 x 14 1/4 in.) Painted in 1949 Provenance Formerly the Property from Dr K S Lo Collection Thence by descent to the present owner The authenticity of the

Lot #: 301

Estimate: HK$600,000 - HK$800,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI, 1920-2013)

ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI, 1920-2013) Untitled signed in Chinese, signed ‘ZAO’ and dated ‘91’ (lower right) watercolour on paper 35 x 45.5 cm. (13 ¾ x 17 7/8 in.) Painted in 1991 Provenance Formerly the Property from Dr K S Lo Collection Thence by descent to the present owner The authenticity of the

Lot #: 302

Estimate: HK$600,000 - HK$800,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI, 1920-2013)

ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI, 1920-2013) Untitled signed in Chinese, signed ‘ZAO’ (lower right); signed ‘ZAO WOU-KI’ (on the stretcher on the reverse) oil on canvas 46 x 55 cm. (18 1/8 x 21 5/8 in.) Painted in 1950-1951 Provenance Acquired by the late owners in the early 1950s This work is referenced in

Lot #: 303

Estimate: HK$6,500,000 - HK$8,000,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI, 1920-2013)

ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI, 1920-2013) Untitled signed in Chinese and signed 'ZAO' (lower right); signed and dated 'ZAO WOU-KI 1950' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 32.5 x 41 cm. (12 3/4 x 16 1/8 in.) Painted in 1950 Provenance Arthur Lenars & Cie, Paris, France Acquired by Patti Cadby Birch in the 1950s

Lot #: 304

Estimate: HK$3,000,000 - HK$5,000,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI, 1920-2013)

ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI, 1920-2013) Untitled signed in Chinese; signed and dated ‘ZAO 1949’ (lower right) oil on masonite 27.2 x 21 cm. (10 ¾ x 8 ¼ in.) Painted in 1949 Provenance Private Collection, Europe (acquired directly from the artist) Private Collection, Asia This work is referenced in the

Lot #: 305

Estimate: HK$1,500,000 - HK$2,500,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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CHU TEH-CHUN (ZHU DEQUN, 1920-2014)

CHU TEH-CHUN (ZHU DEQUN, 1920-2014) Flot de lumières (Stream of light) signed in Chinese, signed ‘CHU TEH-CHUN' and dated ‘90’ (lower right); signed and dated 'CHU TEH-CHUN 90', titled 'Flot de lumières', signed in Chinese (on the reverse) oil on canvas 130 x 97 cm. (51 1/8 x 38 1/8 in.) Painted in

Lot #: 306

Estimate: HK$4,000,000 - HK$5,000,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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CHU TEH-CHUN (ZHU DEQUN, 1920-2014)

CHU TEH-CHUN (ZHU DEQUN, 1920-2014) Unité profonde (Profound Harmony) signed in Chinese, signed and dated ‘CHU TEH-CHUN. 89.’ (lower right); titled and signed ‘ “Unite profonde” CHU TEHCHUN.’, signed in Chinese and dated ’1989’ (on the reverse) oil on canvas 65.5 x 92.5 cm (25 3/4 x 36 3/8 in

Lot #: 307

Estimate: HK$3,000,000 - HK$4,000,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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GEORGES MATHIEU (1921-2012)

GEORGES MATHIEU (1921-2012) Untitled signed and dated 'Mathieu 54' (lower right) gouache on paper laid on canvas 48 x 63 cm. (18 7/8 x 24 3/4 in.) Painted in 1954 Provenance Private Collection, Europe

Lot #: 308

Estimate: HK$300,000 - HK$500,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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CHU WEI-BOR (ZHU WEIBAI, 1929-2018)

CHU WEI-BOR (ZHU WEIBAI, 1929-2018) Network V signed in Chinese, dated '1996' (lower side); signed, titled and inscribed in Chinese, dated '1996' (on the stretcher) cotton threads and fabric collage on canvas 50 x 38 cm. (19 5/8 x 15 in.) Executed in 1996 Provenance Private collection, Asia

Lot #: 309

Estimate: HK$90,000 - HK$120,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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FONG CHUNG-RAY (FENG ZHONGRUI, B. 1934)

FONG CHUNG-RAY (FENG ZHONGRUI, B. 1934) 84-1 signed and dated in Chinese (lower left); signed 'Chung-Ray Fong'; dated and titled '84-1' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 65.3 x 88 cm. (25 3/4 x 34 5/8 in.) Painted in 1984 Provenance Private Collection, Asia Anon. Sale, Christie’s Hong Kong, 26 May

Lot #: 310

Estimate: HK$100,000 - HK$200,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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LIU KUO-SUNG (LIU GUOSONG, B. 1932)

LIU KUO-SUNG (LIU GUOSONG, B. 1932) Untitled signed and dated in Chinese (lower left) ink, colour and collage on paper 122.5 x 65.7 cm. (48 1/4 x 26 5/8 in.) Painted in 1970 one seal of the artist Provenance Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner

Lot #: 311

Estimate: HK$700,000 - HK$900,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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CHUANG CHE (B. 1934)

CHUANG CHE (B. 1934) Landscape 1987 – No. 34 signed in Chinese and dated ‘87’ (lower middle); dated and inscribed ‘87 - 34’ (on the reverse) oil on canvas 245 x 198.8 cm. (96 1/2 x 78 1/4 in.) Painted in 1987 Provenance De Graaf Fine Art, Inc., Chicago, USA Acquired from the above by the previous

Lot #: 312

Estimate: HK$800,000 - HK$1,200,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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HO KAN (HUO GANG, B. 1932)

HO KAN (HUO GANG, B. 1932) Untitled signed in Chinese, signed and dated ‘Ho 67’ (lower left); signed in Chinese, signed and dated ‘HO-KAN 1967’ (on the reverse); ‘50 x 60 cm’ (on the stretcher) oil on canvas 50 x 60 cm. (19 5/8 x 23 5/8 in.) Painted in 1967 Provenance Galleria Pozzi Arte

Lot #: 313

Estimate: HK$60,000 - HK$100,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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HSIAO CHIN (XIAO QIN, B. 1935)

HSIAO CHIN (XIAO QIN, B. 1935) Tension – VI signed in Chinese, signed, dated and titled ‘Hsiao 1968 Tension – VI' (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 86.5 x 88.5 cm. (34 x 34 7/8 in.) Painted in 1968 Provenance Private Collection, USA

Lot #: 314

Estimate: HK$220,000 - HK$420,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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HSIAO CHIN (XIAO QIN, B. 1935)

HSIAO CHIN (XIAO QIN, B. 1935) Peace and Contemplation – 2 signed 'Hsiao' and Chinese, dated, titled and inscribed '1975 Peace & Contemplation – 2 88 x 133 cm.', titled in Chinese (on the reverse of the upper panel); & titled and inscribed 'Peace & Contemplation – 2 88 x 133 cm.' (on the reverse of

Lot #: 315

Estimate: HK$150,000 - HK$250,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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HSIAO CHIN (XIAO QIN, B. 1935)

HSIAO CHIN (XIAO QIN, B. 1935) Grande Soglia – A (The Great Threshold - A) signed 'Hsiao'; titled 'grande soglia-A'; signed and titled in Chinese; dated '1988-2010' (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 65 x 93 cm. (25 5/8 x 36 5/8 in.) Painted in 1988- 2010 Provenance Private Collection, Asia

Lot #: 316

Estimate: HK$100,000 - HK$150,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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HSIAO CHIN (XIAO QIN, B. 1935)

HSIAO CHIN (XIAO QIN, B. 1935) Passage Through the Great Threshold – 89 signed 'Hsiao' and Chinese, dated in Chinese (lower right); titled in Chinese (middle left) ink and acrylic on paper 52 x 101 cm. (20 1/2 x 39 3/4 in.) Painted in 1991 Provenance Private Collection, Asia (acquired directly from

Lot #: 317

Estimate: HK$150,000 - HK$250,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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HSIAO CHIN (XIAO QIN, B. 1935)

HSIAO CHIN (XIAO QIN, B. 1935) Universe - 1 acrylic on canvas 100 x 120.2 cm. (39 3/8 x 47 3/8 in.) Painted in 2003 Provenance Anon. Sale, Christie's Hong Kong, 25 November 2007, Lot 307 Anon. Sale, Christie's Hong Kong, 27 May 2012, Lot 2236 Acquired from the above sale by the present owner

Lot #: 318

Estimate: HK$250,000 - HK$350,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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HSIAO CHIN (XIAO QIN, B. 1935)

HSIAO CHIN (XIAO QIN, B. 1935) Il Mio Amore nell'Universo (My Love in The Universe) signed 'Hsiao' and Chinese, dated and titled ' '07 "Il mio amore nell'universo" ', titled in Chinese (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 150 x 300 cm. (59 x 118 1/8 in.) Painted in 2007 Provenance Private Collection

Lot #: 319

Estimate: HK$400,000 - HK$600,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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CHEN TING-SHIH (1916-2002)

CHEN TING-SHIH (1916-2002) Untitled numbered, signed and dated ‘5/7 Chen Ting Shih. 66’ (lower left) cane fibre board relief print on paper 58.8 x 60.6 cm. (23 1/8 x 23 7/8 in.) Executed in 1966 edition 5/7 one seal of the artist Provenance Private Estate, Connecticut, USA

Lot #: 320

Estimate: HK$50,000 - HK$100,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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RICHARD LIN (LIN SHOW-YU, 1933-2011)

RICHARD LIN (LIN SHOW-YU, 1933-2011) May 1; May 2; May 3; & May 4 each signed 'Lin' (lower right) and numbered 'A/P' (lower left) four screenprints on paper and acetate each 50.5 x 50.5 cm (19 7/8 x 19 7/8 in.)(4) Executed in 1971 edition: A/P (artist’s proof, beside an edition of seventy

Lot #: 321

Estimate: HK$100,000 - HK$150,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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RICHARD LIN (LIN SHOW-YU, 1933-2011)

RICHARD LIN (LIN SHOW-YU, 1933-2011) Flirtation; Relationships I Flirtation: signed ‘Lin’ (lower right); numbered ‘22/70’ (lower left) Relationships I: signed ‘Lin’ (lower right); numbered ‘70/70’ (lower left) two screenprints on paper each 42.5 x 56 cm. (16 ¾ x 22 in.) (2) Executed in 1965 edition

Lot #: 322

Estimate: HK$30,000 - HK$60,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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CHU TEH-CHUN (ZHU DEQUN, 1920-2014)

CHU TEH-CHUN (ZHU DEQUN, 1920-2014) le 10 mai 1995 signed in Chinese, signed and dated 'CHU TEH-CHUN 95.' (lower right); signed in Chinese, dated and signed 'le 10 mai 1995 CHU TEHCHUN' (on the reverse) acrylic on paper laid on canvas 32.5 x 50 cm. (12 3/4 x 19 5/8 in.) Painted in 1995 Provenance

Lot #: 323

Estimate: HK$450,000 - HK$750,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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CHU TEH-CHUN (ZHU DEQUN, 1920-2014)

CHU TEH-CHUN (ZHU DEQUN, 1920-2014) Untitled signed in Chinese, signed and dated ‘CHU TEH-CHUN. 92’ (lower right) ink on paper 35 x 46.5 cm. (13 3/4 x 18 1/4 in.) Painted in 1992 Provenance Anon. Sale, Christie's Paris, 23 March 2017, lot 223 Private Collection, Europe The authenticity of the

Lot #: 324

Estimate: HK$150,000 - HK$250,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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CHU TEH-CHUN (ZHU DEQUN, 1920-2014)

CHU TEH-CHUN (ZHU DEQUN, 1920-2014) Diffractions alertes 2 (Alert diffractions 2) signed and dated 'CHU TEH-CHUN 84', signed in Chinese (lower right) ; signed and dated 'CHU TEH-CHUN 1983', titled 'Diffractions alertes 2', signed in Chinese (on the reverse) oil on canvas 130 x 97 cm. (51 1/8 x 38

Lot #: 325

Estimate: HK$4,000,000 - HK$5,000,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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CHU TEH-CHUN (ZHU DEQUN, 1920 - 2014)

CHU TEH-CHUN (ZHU DEQUN, 1920 - 2014) Atmosphère bleue V (Blue atmosphere V) signed in Chinese, signed and dated ‘CHU TEH-CHUN. 88.’ (lower right); signed in Chinese, signed, dated and titled 'CHU TEH-CHUN 1988 atmosphère bleue V' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 72.5 x 60.5 cm. (28 1/2 x 23 7/8 in

Lot #: 326

Estimate: HK$1,500,000 - HK$2,000,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI, 1920-2013)

ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI, 1920-2013) Untitled signed in Chinese, signed and dated ‘ZAO 75’ (lower right); dated, titled and inscribed ‘1975. No. 2 37 x 26,50’ (on the reverse) watercolour on paper 37.8 x 26.5 cm. (14 7/8 x 10 3/8 in.) Painted in 1975 Provenance Private Collection, Europe This work is

Lot #: 327

Estimate: HK$500,000 - HK$700,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI, 1920-2013)

ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI, 1920-2013) Untitled signed in Chinese, signed and dated ‘ZAO 92’ (lower right) ink on paper, hanging scroll 28.9 x 30.5 cm. (11 3/8 x 12 in.) Painted in 1992 Provenance Formerly the Property from Dr K S Lo Collection Thence by descent to the present owner The authenticity of

Lot #: 328

Estimate: HK$100,000 - HK$300,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI, 1920-2013)

ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI, 1920-2013) Untitled signed in Chinese, signed and dated ‘ZAO 86’ (lower right) ink on paper laid on paper 68 x 69 cm. (26 3/4 x 27 1/8 in.) Painted in 1986 Provenance Private Collection, France Anon. Sale, Sotheby's Paris, 8 June 2016, lot 213 Private Collection, Europe This

Lot #: 329

Estimate: HK$500,000 - HK$700,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019

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ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI, 1920-2013)

ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI, 1920-2013) Untitled signed in Chinese, signed ‘ZAO 54’ (lower right) ink on paper 26.7 x 21 cm. (10 1/2 x 8 1/4 in.) Painted in 1954 Provenance Private Collection, Europe This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by Fondation Zao Wou-Ki

Lot #: 330

Estimate: HK$100,000 - HK$200,000

Date: 24 Nov 2019