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DoneMon, Jun 01, 2020 7:00 AM EDT
Hong Kong, HK

Exquisite Eye: Chinese Paintings Online

Christie’s is proud to present Exquisite Eye: Chinese Paintings Online, which offers a selection of paintings and calligraphy ranging from Classical and Modern through to the Contemporary period. Key highlight includes the collection of Professor Asit Biswas, one of the world’s leading experts on water management and environmental protection, which features an rare 1956 version of Zhou Fang’s Court Ladies Wearing Flowered Headdress Rongbaozhai woodblock print and Fan Zeng’s Playing with Toad, both purchased in Rongbaozhai. These exceptional pieces are complimented by a selection of works by artists such as Yu Youren and Liang Hancao from the Collection of Chen Jupu, a calligrapher of Hong Kong, and a collection of calligraphic couplets by literati members and renowned calligraphers of the late imperial period. Furthermore, this dedicated online sale offers a group of Chinese Contemporary Ink from a Hong Kong private collector, featuring works by Fang Zhaolin, Irene Chou, and Cheuk Ka-Wai, providing emerging and seasoned collectors a unique opportunity, for a limited time, to acquire paintings from distinguished private collections from Hong Kong, Taiwan, Southeast Asia, Europe, and North America. IMPORTANT NOTICE Collection of property and shipping property to and from certain destinations is currently being impacted by the Coronavirus. Collection or shipment of your purchase will commence when circumstances permit. Quotes issued and expected delivery dates may be subject to change and there may be delays to the fulfilment of your shipment. Christie’s is monitoring the situation and will keep you informed should circumstances relating to your quote and/or shipment change. .