Inkspiration: Chinese Paintings Online

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Open: Mon-Fri 9.30am-6pm

5/F One Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Open: Mon-Fri 9.30am-6pm


Inkspiration: Chinese Paintings Online

Auction: Mon 1 Aug - Tue 9 Aug 2022


- Mon 8 Aug 2022

5/F One Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Inkspiration: Chinese Paintings Online

Mon-Fri 9.30am-6pm


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Inkspiration: Chinese Paintings Online will present nearly 130 Chinese paintings and calligraphy across classical, modern and contemporary eras. The classical section, where a dozen of beautiful works from a North American family collection are featured, also includes works from private Japanese, Singapore and Hong Kong collections, highlighting paintings from the Ming and Qing dynasty, and an array of ‘flower and bird’ works and Buddhist art.


The modern section offers a series of important collections such as Zhang Daqian’s paintings from the Collection of Zhang Xinrui, Property of Sir Run Run Shaw, Property from the Collection of Professor Kang and Jessica Chao, and Paintings and Calligraphy from the Collection of Huang Peiyi. The sale also gathers an array of calligraphies by late Qing government officials and modern politicians such as Feng Yuji and Xu Shichang. Also featured are works of artists from different regions and schools of arts, including He Shaoji, Pu Ru, Qi Baishi, Huang Junbi, and Zhao Shao’ang, as well as contemporary artists such as Zeng Xiaojun and Master of the Water, Pine and Stone retreat.






For assistance with bidding and registration, please contact:

+852 2524 8121


For all enquiries please contact:


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

Director, Head of Department, Chinese Paintings


Cuicui Zang | CICI.ZANG@SOTHEBYS.COM | +852 2822 5523

Deputy Director, Senior Specialist, 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


Rongde Zhang | RONGDE.ZHANG@SOTHEBYS.COM | +852 2822 9016

Senior Vice President, Senior Specialist, Classical Chinese Paintings


Steven Zuo | STEVEN.ZUO@SOTHEBYS.COM | +852 2822 9016

Director, Head of Department, Classical Chinese Paintings


Sally Fong | SALLY.FONG@SOTHEBYS.COM  | +852 2822 9013

Deputy Director, Specialist, Classical Chinese Paintings


Alex Weng | ALEX.WENG@SOTHEBYS.COM | +86 21 62881026

Senior Client Liaison, Classical Chinese Paintings


Jacqueline Lee | JACQUELINE.LEE@SOTHEBYS.COM | +852 2822 9043

Junior Specialist / Cataloguer, Classical Chinese Paintings


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