Triptyque 1987-1988
Artwork: Triptyque 1987-1988
Size: each: 200 x 162; overall: 200 x 486 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas (triptych)
Creation year: 1988
Marks: Signed in Chinese, signed 'ZAO' (lower right); signed, measured, titled, dated and numbered 'Zao Wou-Ki 200 x 486 Triptyque 1987-1988 I' (on reverse of the left panel); signed, measured, titled, dated and numbered 'Zao Wou-Ki 200 x 486 cm Triptyque 1987-1988 II' (on reverse of the middle panel); & signed, measured, titled, dated and numbered 'Zao Wou-Ki 200 x 486 cm Triptyque 1987-1988 III' (on reverse of the right panel)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted in 1987-1988
Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner
Exhibition history: Paris, France, Artcurial, Zao Wou-Ki 1955-1988, 1988; Arras, France, Centre Noroit-Arras, Zao Wou-Ki Retrospective: Paintings 1955-1992, 1992; Taipei, Taiwan, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Zao Wou-Ki Retrospective, March-May 1993; Mexico City, Mexico, Fundacion Cultural Televisa, Centro Cultural de Arte Contemporaneo, Zao Wou-Ki: Cuarenta Anos de Pintura (1954- 1994), March-May 1994; Kaohsiung, Taiwan, Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts, A Retrospective of Zao Wou-Ki, January-April 1996; Hong Kong, Hong Kong Museum of Art, Infinite Image and Space - A Retrospective of Zao Wou-Ki, May-July 1996; Shanghai, China, Shanghai Museum, Zao Wou-Ki: 60 years of paintings (1935-1998), 1998-1999. This exhibition later travelled to Beijing, China, the National Art Museum of China, 1999, and Guangzhou, China, Guangdong Museum of Art, 1999; Dunkerque, France, Musee des Beaux Arts, Zao Wou-Ki, une quete du silence, April-August 2004; Biarritz, France, Le Bellevue, Zao Wou-Ki, Peintures et encres de Chine, 1948-2005, 2005; Martigny, Switzerland, Fondation Pierre Gianadda, Zao Wou-Ki, 2016

Christie's Hong Kong

Date: 2019-05-25
Lot Number: 38