Sale: 519 / Post War / Cont. Art II, June 19. 2021 in Munich Lot 478

 
478
Teh-Chun Chu
Composition N° 127, 1962.
Gouache and charcoal
Estimate:
€ 20,000 / $ 24,000
Sold:
€ 100,000 / $ 120.000

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Composition N° 127. 1962.
Gouache and charcoal.
Twice signed in Chinese and Latin characters in lower right. Verso once more twice signed, dated and titled. On firm paper. 75 x 28 cm (29.5 x 11 in), size of sheet.

• Chu Teh-Chun is among the leading Chinese abstract artists of the 20th century.
• In his imaginary landscapes he renders realistic accouts of nature while remaining true to abstraction at the same tiem.
• Oil paintings by Chu Teh-Chun realized prices in the double-digit millions in international auctions
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Accompanied by a certificate issued by the Chu Teh-Chun Foundation, Geneva/ Switzerland on February 5, 2021. The work will be included into the forthcoming catalouge raisonné.

PROVENANCE: Galerie H. Le Gendre, Paris.
Private collection until the 1960s (acquired from aforementioned gallery).
Private collection Southern Germany (inherited from aforementioned).

478
Teh-Chun Chu
Composition N° 127, 1962.
Gouache and charcoal
Estimate:
€ 20,000 / $ 24,000
Sold:
€ 100,000 / $ 120.000

(incl. 25% surcharge)