Artwork: 04.01.79
Size: 250 x 260 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1979
Marks: Signed 'wou-ki [in chinese] zao' lower right; further signed and titled 'zao wou-ki '4.1.79' on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Private Collection, Asia (acquired directly from the artist); Private Collection, Asia; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: Luxembourg, Musee d'Histoire et d'Art, Zao Wou-Ki. Grands tableaux de 1964 a 1979, 1980, no. 30; Charleroi, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Grands tableaux de Zao Wou-Ki, 1980, no. 30; Paris, Galeries nationales du Grand Palais; Fukuoka Art Museum; Tokyo, Nihonbashi Art Gallery; Fukui Prefectural Museum; Kyoto, National Museum of Modern Art; Kamakura, Museum of Modern Art, Zao Wou-Ki, Peintures, encres de Chine. 1950-1981, 1981-1982, no. 43; Hong Kong Arts Centre, Paintings by Zao Wou-Ki. 1954-1981, 1982; Paris, Artcurial, centre d'art plastique contemporain, Zao Wou-Ki, 1955-1988, 1988, p. 20 (illustrated); Aix-en-Provence, Fondation Vasarely, Zao Wou-Ki, collection personnelle, 1955-1989, 1991, no.11, p. 19 (illustrated); Kaohsiung Museum of Arts, A retrospective of Zao Wou-Ki, 1996, pp. 171-172 (illustrated)

Phillips Hong Kong

Date: 2018-05-27
Lot Number: 5
Notes: This work is to be accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by the foundation Zao Wou-Ki. this work will be referenced in the archive of the foundation zao wou-ki and will be included in the artist's forthcoming catalogue raisonne prepared by Francoise Marquet and Yann Hendgen (information provided by foundation Zao Wou-Ki)