Exclusive Guided Tour of Christie’s Highlights - Asian 20th Century & Contemporary Art
HKUAA GREEN AND CULTURE GROUP
Exclusive Guided Tour of Christie’s Hong Kong Spring Auctions 2015
Highlights from Asian 20th Century & Contemporary Art!
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||May 30, 2015 (Sat)
||11:00 a.m. - 12:00 n.n. (Viewing Time ends at 6:00 p.m.)
||Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
||Asian 20th Century and Contemporary Art
||Mr. Marcello Kwan, Associate Specialist of Asian 20th Century & Contemporary Art
Christie's, the world's leading art business, founded in 1766 by James Christie, Christie's has since conducted the greatest and most celebrated auctions through the centuries providing a popular showcase for the unique and the beautiful. Christie’s has a global presence with 53 offices in 32 countries and 12 salerooms around the major cities around the world, and will be organizing its preview of Hong Kong Spring Auctions 2015 at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre from 28 May to 3 Jun 2015.
Our exclusive guided tour will lead you to appreciate valuable Asian 20th Century and Contemporary Art which will be auctioned this time. Mr. Marcello Kwan, the associate specialist of Asian 20th Century and Contemporary Art in Christie's will illustrate in details avant-garde artwork to you. They will shed light on masterpieces by KIM WHAN-KI (金煥基), SANYU (常玉), LIU YE (劉野) and ZENG FANZHI (曾梵志). It is a precious opportunity to have Mr. Kwan to guide us to appreciate the essential elements of these remarkable works of art.
After the guided tour, you are welcome to stay behind to attend the public viewing until 6:00 p.m. to have a glimpse of a spectacular array of rare and exceptional collecting treasures ranging from Chinese paintings, ceramics and works of art, to iconic works by modern masters and cutting-edge contemporary artists throughout Asia, as well as fine wine, magnificent jewellery and important watches.
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Here are the artworks that will be illustrated in the guided tour:
|KIM WHAN-KI (Korean, 1913-1974) 金煥基
Montagne Bleue (Blue Mountain) «藍山»
Oil on canvas
Painted in 1956
99.8 x 64.6 cm. (39 1/4 x 25 3/8 in.)
Estimate: 1,500,000 - 2,500,000 (US$192,300 - 320,500)
|SANYU (CHANG YU, Chinese, 1901-1966) 常玉
Chrysanthemums in a Glass Vase «藍色辰星 (菊花與玻璃瓶)»
Oil on Masonite
Painted in the 1950s
92 x 75 cm.
Estimate on request
|LIU YE (Chinese, B. 1964) 劉野
Snow White «白雪公主»
Oil on canvas
Painted in 2006
210 x 210 cm. (82 5/8 x 82 5/8 in.)
Estimate: HK$10,000,000 -15,000,000 (US$1,282,100 -1,923,100)
|ZENG FANZHI (Chinese, B. 1964) 曾梵志
Mask Series «面具系列»
Oil on canvas
Painted in 1998
169 x 144.3 cm. (66 1/2 x 56 3/4 in.)
Estimate: HK$14,000,000 - 18,000,000 (US$1,794,900 - 2,307,700)
*The above pictures are provided by Christie's.
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