Oil on canvas
The work is overall in good condition. There are two minor hairline cracks on the white paints near the centre of the canvas, visible only upon very close inspection.Conservation report is available upon request. "In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."
150.2 by 300.5 cm; 59 ⅛ by 118 ⅜ in.
Tokyo, The Ueno Royal Museum, Solo Exhibition of Chu Teh-Chun, 23 June – 10 July 2007 Taipei, National Museum of History, Chu Teh-Chun 88 Retrospective, 19 September – 23 November 2008
Chu Teh-Chun, Galerie Enrico Navarra, Paris, 2000, p. 72-73 Pierre-Jean Rémy, Chu Teh-Chun, Éditions de la Différence, Paris, 2006, p. 113 Solo Exhibition of Chu Teh-Chun, The Ueno Royal Museum, Tokyo; Thin Chang Corporation, Taipei, 2007, p. 150-151 National Museum of History Editorial Board, ed., Chu Teh-Chun 88 Retrospective, National Museum of History, Taipei, 2008, p. 31, 122-124
Collection of Maison de la Culture, Société des Eaux, Marseille Sotheby's, Hong Kong, 7 April 2007, Lot 8 Acquired directly from the above by the present important private Asian collector
Signed in Chinese and Pinyin, dated 67-68; signed in Chinese and Pinyin, dated 67-68 and numbered 268 on the reverse
Property from an important private asian collection
1920 - 2014