Asian 20th Century & Contemporary Art (Evening Sale)

Christie's
25 May 2013, Hong Kong, HKCEC Grand Hall

Date of the auction: 25.05.2013

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ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI, French/Chinese, 1920-2013)

ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI, French/Chinese, 1920-2013)
Nature morte aux poissons
ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI, French/Chinese, 1920-2013) Nature morte aux poissons signed 'Wou-Ki ZAO' in Chinese and Pinyin (lower right); signed 'ZAO Wou-Ki' in Pinyin; titled 'Nature Morte Aux Poisson' in French; dated 'VI 53

Lot #: 1

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

Date: 25 May 2013

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ZAO WOU-KI(ZHAO WUJI, French/Chinese, 1920-2013)

ZAO WOU-KI(ZHAO WUJI, French/Chinese, 1920-2013)
ZAO WOU-KI(ZHAO WUJI, French/Chinese, 1920-2013) 24.01.63 signed 'Wou-Ki ZAO' in Chinese & Pinyin (lower right); signed 'ZAO Wou-Ki' in Pinyin; dated '24.1.63' (on the reverse) 115 x 88 cm. (45 1/4 x 34 5/8 in.) Painted in 1963

Lot #: 2

Estimate: HK$10,000,000 - HK$15,000,000

Date: 25 May 2013

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ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI, French/Chinese, 1920-2013)

ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI, French/Chinese, 1920-2013)
Water Music
ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI, French/Chinese, 1920-2013) Water Music signed 'Wou-Ki ZAO' in Chinese & Pinyin; dated '56-57' (lower right); inscribed 'ZAO Wou-Ki' in Pinyin; titled 'Water Music' in English; dated '1956-1957' (on the reverse) oil

Lot #: 3

Estimate: HK$16,000,000 - HK$18,000,000

Date: 25 May 2013

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ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI, French/Chinese, 1920-2013)

ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI, French/Chinese, 1920-2013)
Cime (Peak)
ZAO WOU-KI (ZHAO WUJI, French/Chinese, 1920-2013) Cime (Peak) signed 'Wou-Ki ZAO' in Chinese & Pinyin; dated '55-56' (lower right); signed' ZAO WOU-Ki' in Pinyin; titled 'cime' in French; dated '1955-1956' (on the reverse) oil canvas 72.8

Lot #: 5

Estimate: HK$9,000,000 - HK$12,000,000

Date: 25 May 2013

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CHU TEH-CHUN (ZHU DEQUN, French/Chinese, B. 1920)

CHU TEH-CHUN (ZHU DEQUN, French/Chinese, B. 1920)
Untitled
CHU TEH-CHUN (ZHU DEQUN, French/Chinese, B. 1920) Untitled signed in Chinese; signed 'CHU TEH-CHUN' in Pinyin and dated 85 (lower right); signed in Chinese; signed 'CHU TEH-CHUN' in Pinyin and dated le 25 avril 1985 (on the reverse) oil on

Lot #: 6

Estimate: HK$4,000,000 - HK$6,000,000

Date: 25 May 2013

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CHU TEH-CHUN (ZHU DEQUN, French/Chinese, B. 1920)

CHU TEH-CHUN (ZHU DEQUN, French/Chinese, B. 1920)
No. 118
CHU TEH-CHUN (ZHU DEQUN, French/Chinese, B. 1920) No. 118 signed in Chinese; signed 'CHU TEH-CHUN' in Pinyin (lower right) oil on canvas 116 x 120 cm. (45 5/8 x 47 1/4 in.) Painted in 1962 1

Lot #: 7

Estimate: HK$6,800,000 - HK$8,800,000

Date: 25 May 2013

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CHU TEH-CHUN (ZHU DEQUN, French/Chinese, B. 1920)

CHU TEH-CHUN (ZHU DEQUN, French/Chinese, B. 1920)
Sombre Horizontal
CHU TEH-CHUN (ZHU DEQUN, French/Chinese, B. 1920) Sombre Horizontal signed in Chinese; signed 'CHU TEH-CHUN' in Pinyin; dated '89' ( lower right) acrylic 130 x 195 cm. (51 1/4 x 76 3/4 in.) Painted in 1989 1

Lot #: 8

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

Date: 25 May 2013

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SANYU (CHANG YU, Chinese, 1901-1966)

SANYU (CHANG YU, Chinese, 1901-1966)
Two Standing Nudes
SANYU (CHANG YU, Chinese, 1901-1966) Two Standing Nudes signed 'Sanyu' in Pinyin (lower right) oil on canvas 73 x 50 cm (28 3/4 x 19 5/8 in.) Painted circa 1929 1

Lot #: 9

Estimate: HK$0

Date: 25 May 2013

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NGUYEN PHAN CHANH (Vietnamese, 1892-1984)

NGUYEN PHAN CHANH (Vietnamese, 1892-1984)
La Marchande de Riz (The Rice Seller)
NGUYEN PHAN CHANH (Vietnamese, 1892-1984) La Marchande de Riz (The Rice Seller) signed and inscribed in Chinese (upper left); inscribed in Chinese (centre right); signed and dated 'Phan Chanh 1932' (lower right) ink and

Lot #: 10

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

Date: 25 May 2013

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YUN GEE (ZHU YUANZHI, American/Chinese, 1906-1963)

YUN GEE (ZHU YUANZHI, American/Chinese, 1906-1963)
Nudes on Horseback
YUN GEE (ZHU YUANZHI, American/Chinese, 1906-1963) Nudes on Horseback oil on canvas: signed 'Yun Gee' in Pinyin (lower left) ink and watercolour on paper: inscribed in English (bottom) oil canvas 122 x 108 cm. (48 x 42 1/2 in

Lot #: 12

Estimate: HK$2,500,000 - HK$3,500,000

Date: 25 May 2013

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WU GUANZHONG (Chinese,1919-2010)

WU GUANZHONG (Chinese,1919-2010)
Waterfall
WU GUANZHONG (Chinese,1919-2010) Waterfall signed and dated in Chinese (lower right) ink and colour on paper paper size: 66 x 130 cm. (26 x 51 1/4 in.) mounted size: 85.7 x 157 cm. (33 3/4 x 61 7/8 in.) ink and colour on paper two seals of the artist 1

Lot #: 13

Estimate: HK$0

Date: 25 May 2013

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FERNANDO ZÓBEL (Filipino, 1924-1984)

FERNANDO ZÓBEL (Filipino, 1924-1984)
Aracili
FERNANDO ZÓBEL (Filipino, 1924-1984) Aracili signed Zóbel (lower left); signed, dated, titled and inscribed Zó bel, 265 Aracili, Marzo 4/59 (on the reverse) oil on canvas 97 x 146 cm. (38 1/7 x 57 1/2 in.) Painted in 1959

Lot #: 14

Estimate: HK$1,200,000 - HK$1,500,000

Date: 25 May 2013

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CHEONG SOO PIENG (Singaporean, 1917 - 1983)

CHEONG SOO PIENG (Singaporean, 1917 - 1983)
Nature's Expression
CHEONG SOO PIENG (Singaporean, 1917 - 1983) Nature's Expression signed in Chinese and dated '1963' (lower right); signed, titled and dated Natures Expression, Soo Pieng, 1963 (on the reverse) oil on canvas 101.5 x 153 cm. (40 1/8 x 60

Lot #: 15

Estimate: HK$900,000 - HK$1,500,000

Date: 25 May 2013

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AFFANDI (Indonesian, 1907-1990)

AFFANDI (Indonesian, 1907-1990)
Balinese Fisherman
AFFANDI (Indonesian, 1907-1990) Balinese Fisherman inscribed '#3486' and 'Asia-Foundation World Gall' (on the stretcher) oil canvas 120 x 90 cm. (47 1/4 x 35 3/8 in.) Painted circa 1958

Lot #: 16

Estimate: HK$1,800,000 - HK$2,500,000

Date: 25 May 2013

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CHEN YIFEI (Chinese, 1946-2005)

CHEN YIFEI (Chinese, 1946-2005)
Bridge of Light
CHEN YIFEI (Chinese, 1946-2005) Bridge of Light signed 'Chen Yifei' in Pinyin (lower left) oil canvas 51 x 76.2 cm. (10 1/8 x 30 in.) Painted in the late 1980s-early 1990s 1

Lot #: 17

Estimate: HK$2,500,000 - HK$3,500,000

Date: 25 May 2013

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CHEN YIFEI (Chinese, 1946-2005)

CHEN YIFEI (Chinese, 1946-2005)
Lady with Clarinet
CHEN YIFEI (Chinese, 1946-2005) Lady with Clarinet signed 'Chen Yifei' in Pinyin (lower right); inscribed '24 x 26' (on the stretcher) 26' (on the stretcher) 66 x 61 cm. (26 x 24 in.) Painted in 1990 1

Lot #: 18

Estimate: HK$2,500,000 - HK$3,500,000

Date: 25 May 2013

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CHEN CHENG-PO (CHEN CHENGBO, Chinese, 1895-1947)

CHEN CHENG-PO (CHEN CHENGBO, Chinese, 1895-1947)
Summer Morning
CHEN CHENG-PO (CHEN CHENGBO, Chinese, 1895-1947) Summer Morning signed in Chinese; dated '1940' (lower left); inscribed in Chinese; dated '1940' (side of the canvas) oil canvas 91 x 117 cm. (35 7/8 x 46 1/8 in.) Painted in 1940 1

Lot #: 19

Estimate: HK$10,000,000 - HK$15,000,000

Date: 25 May 2013

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S. SUDJOJONO (Indonesian, 1914-1986)

S. SUDJOJONO (Indonesian, 1914-1986)
Jalan di Muka Rumah Kami (The Road in Front of Our House)
S. SUDJOJONO (Indonesian, 1914-1986) Jalan di Muka Rumah Kami (The Road in Front of Our House) signed with artist's monogram, dated and inscribed 'DJAK 1959' and signed again 'S. Sudjojono' (lower left

Lot #: 20

Estimate: HK$1,400,000 - HK$1,800,000

Date: 25 May 2013

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GEORGETTE CHEN (Singaporean, 1907-1992)

GEORGETTE CHEN (Singaporean, 1907-1992)
Still Life with Tropical Fruits
GEORGETTE CHEN (Singaporean, 1907-1992) Still Life with Tropical Fruits signed 'Chen' and dated '67' (lower left) oil on canvas 54 x 64 cm. (21 1/4 x 25 1/4 in.) Painted in 1967

Lot #: 23

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

Date: 25 May 2013

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JU MING(ZHU MING, Chinese, B. 1938)

JU MING(ZHU MING, Chinese, B. 1938)
Taichi Series: Turn
JU MING(ZHU MING, Chinese, B. 1938) Taichi Series: Turn bronze 244 x 198 x 166 cm. (96 x 78 x 65 3/8 in.) edition 2/6 Executed in 1991 1

Lot #: 24

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

Date: 25 May 2013

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JU MING(ZHU MING, Chinese, B. 1938)

JU MING(ZHU MING, Chinese, B. 1938)
Taichi Series: Single Whip
JU MING(ZHU MING, Chinese, B. 1938) Taichi Series: Single Whip signed in Chinese; dated '76' (lower left) wood sculpture 86 x 49 x 77 cm. (33 7/8 x 19 1/4 x 30 /8 in.) Executed in 1976 1

Lot #: 26

Estimate: HK$4,000,000 - HK$6,000,000

Date: 25 May 2013

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YAN PEI-MING(Chinese, B. 1960)

YAN PEI-MING(Chinese, B. 1960)
Bruce Lee - Fighting Spirit
YAN PEI-MING(Chinese, B. 1960) Bruce Lee - Fighting Spirit signed "Yan Pei-Ming" in Pinyin (on reverse); signed in Chinese (on reverse); dated "2012" (on reverse) oil on canvas 300 x 300.5 cm. (118 1/8 x 118 1/4 in.) Painted in 2012 1

Lot #: 27

Estimate: HK$4,000,000 - HK$6,000,000

Date: 25 May 2013

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LI SHAN (Chinese, B. 1942)

LI SHAN (Chinese, B. 1942)
Sub-Rouge
LI SHAN (Chinese, B. 1942) Sub-Rouge signed 'Li Shan' in Chinese and Pinyin; dated '1998' and inscribed in Chinese (on the reverse); inscribed '250 x 168 cm. 'No. 98 - 3' (on the stretcher) oil on canvas 239.5 x 165.5 cm. (94 1/4 x 65 1/8 in.) Painted in 1998 1

Lot #: 28

Estimate: HK$1,800,000 - HK$2,200,000

Date: 25 May 2013

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ZENG FANZHI (Chinese, B. 1964)

ZENG FANZHI (Chinese, B. 1964)
Society
ZENG FANZHI (Chinese, B. 1964) Society signed in Chinese; signed 'Zeng Fanzhi' in Pinyin; dated '2001' (lower right) oil on canvas 248 x 175 cm. (97 5/8 x 68 7/8 in.) Painted in 2001 1

Lot #: 29

Estimate: HK$16,000,000 - HK$24,000,000

Date: 25 May 2013

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ZENG FANZHI (Chinese, B. 1964)

ZENG FANZHI (Chinese, B. 1964)
Untitled
ZENG FANZHI (Chinese, B. 1964) Untitled signed in Chinese; signed 'Zeng FanZhi' in Pinyin' and dated '2005' (lower right) oil on canvas 250 x 170 cm. (98 1/2 x 67 in.) Painted in 2005 1

Lot #: 30

Estimate: HK$5,000,000 - HK$8,000,000

Date: 25 May 2013

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YOSHITOMO NARA(Japanese, B. 1959)

YOSHITOMO NARA(Japanese, B. 1959)
Life is Only One
YOSHITOMO NARA(Japanese, B. 1959) Life is Only One! acrylic on wood 195.5 x 410 x 7 cm. (76 7/8 x 161 3/8 x 2 7/8 in.) Painted in 2007

Lot #: 31

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

Date: 25 May 2013

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YOSHITOMO NARA (Japanese, B. 1959)

YOSHITOMO NARA (Japanese, B. 1959)
Submarines in Girl
YOSHITOMO NARA (Japanese, B. 1959) Submarines in Girl signed ' Yoshitomo Nara'; titled 'Submarines in Girl' in English; dated '92' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 100 x 150 cm. (39 3/8 x 59 1/8 in.) Painted in 1992 1

Lot #: 32

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

Date: 25 May 2013

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YAYOI KUSAMA(Japanese, B. 1929)

YAYOI KUSAMA(Japanese, B. 1929)
Hi, Konnichiwa (Hello)! Nao-chan
YAYOI KUSAMA(Japanese, B. 1929) Hi, Konnichiwa (Hello)! Nao-chan styrofoam, metal, painted sculpture girl: 118 x 36 x 235 cm. (46 1/2 x 14 1/4 x 92 1/2 in.) purse: 35 x 15 x 51 cm. (13 3/4 x 5 7/8 x 20 1/8 in.) Executed in 2004

Lot #: 33

Estimate: HK$5,000,000 - HK$6,000,000

Date: 25 May 2013

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ZHOU CHUNYA (Chinese, B. 1955)

ZHOU CHUNYA (Chinese, B. 1955)
Rock Series: Lying Nude
ZHOU CHUNYA (Chinese, B. 1955) Rock Series: Lying Nude dated '1992.4'; signed in Chinese (lower right) oil on canvas 148.5 x 118.5 cm. (58 1/2 x 46 5/8 in.) Painted in 1992 1

Lot #: 34

Estimate: HK$3,200,000 - HK$4,000,000

Date: 25 May 2013

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ZHAN WANG (Chinese, B. 1962)

ZHAN WANG (Chinese, B. 1962)
Artificial Rock series: No. 93
ZHAN WANG (Chinese, B. 1962) Artificial Rock series: No. 93 dated '2005'; inscribed '93#'; signed in Chinese; numbered '3/4' (engraved on lower back) stainless steel sculpture sculpture :30 x 50 x 122 cm. (11 7/8 X 19 5/8 X 48 in) base: 37

Lot #: 35

Estimate: HK$800,000 - HK$1,600,000

Date: 25 May 2013