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.
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).