The Modern and Contemporary Southeast Asian Paintings sale offers over 150 exceptional works with a total estimate in excess of HK$30 million/ US$3.9 million.
MOK Kim Chuan, Sotheby's Head of Southeast Asian Paintings said, "The success of our Spring Sale is a testament to the growing global interest in rare and quality Southeast Asian paintings. This season, Sotheby's will continue to present a careful selection of works by established modern masters, highlighted by S. Sudjojono's A New Dawn. The Contemporary section will feature record-breaking artists led by I Nyoman Masriadi, as well as a group of exhilarating works of young, up-and-coming artists who have demonstrated outstanding creativity and potential in their creations. There will also be innovative 3-D installation works that, along with the other bold selections in this Autumn Sale season, are sure to stimulate the collecting interests of new and established art collectors alike, and to present another opportunity for them to acquire interesting works."