Fine Chinese Paintings

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5/F One Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Open: By Appointment


Fine Chinese Paintings

Hong Kong

Fine Chinese Paintings
Auction: Wed 21 Apr 2021
Exhibition: - Tue 20 Apr 2021
By Appointment


Sotheby’s Fine Chinese Paintings Spring Sale is delighted to present around 240 exquisite works by modern Chinese artists. Headlining the sale are exceptional splashed-ink masterpieces by Zhang Daqian and a fresh-to-the-market Fu Baoshi landscape executed in the Jingangpo period. Other highlights include a distinguished selection of Lin Fengmian and Wu Guanzhong’s artworks with a vast range of genres and themes, epitomizing the artists’ achievements throughout their careers. The sale also features an array of four-panel calligraphy works by notable literati and government officials from the mid-Qing dynasty to the modern era, illustrating a multi-faceted tapestry of modern Chinese art. The sale also showcases works from distinguished collections, including the esteemed M K Lau Collection, the Tsao’s Family Collection, and the collections of three established figures of Hong Kong newspaper industry.




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+852 2524 8121


For all enquiries please contact:


Carmen Ip | CARMEN.IP@SOTHEBYS.COM | +852 2822 8132

Director, Head of Department, Chinese Paintings


Annie Wong | ANNIE.WONG@SOTHEBYS.COM | +852 2822 5504

Deputy Director, Specialist, Chinese Paintings


Charlie Shen | CHARLIE.SHEN@SOTHEBYS.COM | +852 2822 8154

Junior Cataloguer, Chinese Paintings



Senior Consultant, Chinese Paintings


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