Zhang Daqian Ink on Paper Scroll

Roll over for video transcriptChinese painting master Zhang Daqian’s hanging scroll "Prunus and Bamboo" leads artworks in Michaan’s December Fine Asian Works of Art auction.  Zhang Daqian remains one of the most celebrated Chinese artists of the 20th century.  His introduction to Pablo Picasso in 1956 in Nice, France was publicly touted as an artistic meeting of east and west.  This ink on paper scroll in the sale has remained for generations within the private family collection of a prominent Kuomintang government statesman.  "Prunus and Bamboo" will be sold as lot 8400 on December the 15th, at an auction estimate of $100,000-150,000. Don't miss out on your chance to buy Zhang Daqian Ink on Paper Scroll at auction!
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Zhang Daqian (1899-1983): Prunus and Bamboo
Hanging scroll, ink on paper, inscribed and signed with three seals.
58 x 23 inches (147 x 58 cm)
Provenance: Private Collection of a Prominent Kuomintang Government Statesman, and thence by descent within the family to the current owner.
Notes: No other finger paintings by Zhang Daqian have ever been offered for sale at auction. This painting demonstrates Zhang Daqian's ability to skillfully use his fingers and nails to execute the winter scene of prunus and bamboo issuing from a garden rock.
Estimate: $100,000/150,000

Fine Asian Works of Art
Monday, December 15, 2014, 10am
Main Gallery, 2751 Todd Street, Alameda, CA
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Friday, December 5, 12pm - 5pm
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Friday, December 12, 12pm - 5pm
Saturday, December 13, 10am - 5pm
Sunday, December 14, 9am - 5pm
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(510) 740-0220 x 111
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