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Zao Wou Ki Color Etching on Paper

Roll over for video transcript Asian art highlights in Michaan's March auction include this untitled etching $3,000-$4,000 by the 20th century artist Zao Wou Ki. A member of the Académie des Beaux-Arts in Paris, Zao is recognized as a Chinese modern master for his complex abstract images with lyrical qualities, suggestive of fluid movement. His singular works can be found in museums around the world. A recent retrospective exhibition, titled “No Limits: Zao Wou Ki,” appeared at the Asia Society in New York and at Colby College. Estimated at $3,000-$4,000, this etching presents an exceptional opportunity to collect the work of an important modernist who enjoys international acclaim.

Catalog Information

Zao Wou Ki (1920-2013): Untitled
Color etching on paper, signed and dated with pencil on the lower right, numbered 48 of 75, second signature verso.
{Plate: 21 1/4 x 16 1/4 inches (54 x 41.3 cm);
Sheet: 29 3/8 x 22 1/4 inches (74.6 x 56.5 cm)}
Estimate: $3,000/4,000


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