Artwork: 29.01.64
Size: 260 x 200 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1964
Marks: Signed in Chinese, signed 'ZAO' (lower right); signed, titled and inscribed 'Zao Wou-Ki 29.1.64 260 x 200. ne pas vernir' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Private Collection, Europe (acquired directly from the artist by the present owner)
Exhibition history: Pittsburgh, USA, Museum of Art, Carnegie Institute, International Exhibition of Contemporary Painting and Sculpture, 1964; Paris, France, Galerie de France, Zao Wou-Ki OEuvres recentes, 1967; Beverly Hills, USA, Frank Perls Gallery, Zao Wou-Ki, 1968; Montreal, Canada, Musee d'art Contemporain / Quebec, Canada, Musee du Quebec, Zao Wou-Ki, 1969.Charleroi, Belgium, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Zao Wou-Ki, 1980; Montauban, France, Musee Ingres, Zao Wou-Ki ou se liberer du connu, 1983; Paris, France, Artcurial, Zao Wou-Ki 1955-1988, 1988; Lisbon, Portugal, Fondation Gulbenkian, Zao Wou-Ki, Oils and Watercolours, 1992; Arras, France, Noroit-Arras, Zao Wou-Ki Retrospective: Paintings 1955-1952, 1993; Taipei, Taiwan, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Zao Wou-Ki Retrospective, 1993; Nevers, France, Maison de la Culture, Zao Wou-Ki Peintures, 1995.Kaohsiung, Taiwan, Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts, A Retrospective of Zao Wou-Ki, 1996; Hong Kong, Hong Kong Museum of Arts, Infinite Image and Space - A Retrospective of Zao Wou-Ki, 1996; Fecamp, France, Palais Benedictine, Zao Wou-Ki : Paysages Interieurs, 1947-2004, 2005

Christie's Hong Kong

Date: 2017-11-25
Lot Number: 24
Low Estimate: $10895600 [+109%]
High Estimate: $16022900 [+42%]
Hammer Price: $22816574
Sold For: $25969876
Notes: This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by the Foundation Zao Wou-Ki