Une Belle Journee (A Beautiful Day)
Artwork: Une Belle Journee (A Beautiful Day)
Size: each panel: 162 x 130; overall: 162 x 260 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas (diptych)
Creation year: 1982
Marks: Signed in Chinese, signed 'CHU TEH-CHUN' and dated '81-82' (lower right of the right panel); signed and titled in Chinese, titled, dated, inscribed and signed 'Une belle journee I 1981-1982 diptyque CHU TEH-CHUN (on the reverse of the left panel); Signed and titled in Chinese, titled, dated, inscribed and signed ‘Une belle journee II 1981-1982 diptyque CHU TEH-CHUN (on the reverse of the right panel)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Anon. Sale, Christie's Hong Kong, 26 May 2012, lot 2905; Acquired from the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Cannes, France, La Malmaison, Chu Teh-Chun: Paysagisme des songes (The Landscaping of Dreams): Peintures et Ceramiques (Paintings and Ceramics), 17 January - 2 May 2004. This exhibition later travelled to Cannes, France, L'Espace Miramar (The Miramar Space), 6 February - 21 March 2004; Cannes, France, La Villa Domergue (Villa Domergue), July 9 - September 26 2004.

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Date: 2019-11-23
Lot Number: 19
Low Estimate: $3193160 [+0%]
High Estimate: $4470430 [-28%]
Hammer Price: $3193164
Sold For: $3847762