Chinese Paintings – Modern

Fine Chinese Paintings in Hong Kong Spring Sales 2016

Our Spring sales achieved a combined total of over HK$691 million / US$88.7 million. The most important splashed-ink-and-colour masterpiece from Zhang Daqian’s later career, Peach Blossom Spring, was sold for HK$271 million / US$34.7 million after over 100 bids lasting 50 minutes, setting a world record for the artist at auction. For more information, please click here.

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Sotheby’s Modern Chinese Paintings Department offers fine works, which emphasise the importance of traditional and modern artistic styles and underline the connection between poetry, calligraphy, painting and the artist’s seal.

The expertise of Sotheby’s Chinese Paintings specialists is widely recognised throughout Asia and, as a result, our team has been entrusted with the sale of many rare and high-quality works from such revered masters as Qi Baishi, Zhang Daqian, Fu Baoshi, Pan Tianshou, Li Keran and Wu Guanzhong. This department has offered such celebrated single-owner collections as the record-breaking Mei Yun Tang Collection of Paintings by Chang Dai-chien, the three-part Important Chinese Paintings from The Robert Chang Collection, and The Vermillion Pavillion Collection of 20th Century Fine Chinese Paintings.

Dedicated auctions for Modern Chinese Paintings are held in Hong Kong during April and October.

CONSIGNMENTS

If you wish to enquire about the possibility of offering a work in one of Sotheby's Chinese Paintings – Modern sales, please click here.
HONG KONG:
+852 2822 8133

Sotheby’s Modern Chinese Paintings Department offers fine works, which emphasise the importance of traditional and modern artistic styles and underline the connection between poetry, calligraphy, painting and the artist’s seal.

The expertise of Sotheby’s Chinese Paintings specialists is widely recognised throughout Asia and, as a result, our team has been entrusted with the sale of many rare and high-quality works from such revered masters as Qi Baishi, Zhang Daqian, Fu Baoshi, Pan Tianshou, Li Keran and Wu Guanzhong. This department has offered such celebrated single-owner collections as the record-breaking Mei Yun Tang Collection of Paintings by Chang Dai-chien, the three-part Important Chinese Paintings from The Robert Chang Collection, and The Vermillion Pavillion Collection of 20th Century Fine Chinese Paintings.

Dedicated auctions for Modern Chinese Paintings are held in Hong Kong during April and October.

CONSIGNMENTS

If you wish to enquire about the possibility of offering a work in one of Sotheby's Chinese Paintings – Modern sales, please click here.
HONG KONG:
+852 2822 8133

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Senior Director, China & Southeast Asia, Head of Department, Chinese Paintings
+852 2822 8133
Director, China and Southeast Asia, Deputy Head of Department, Chinese Paintings
+852 2822 8132
Director, Senior Specialist, Chinese Paintings
+852 2822 5519
Junior Specialist, Chinese Paintings
+852 2822 5504

Sotheby’s Modern Chinese Paintings Department offers fine works, which emphasise the importance of traditional and modern artistic styles and underline the connection between poetry, calligraphy, painting and the artist’s seal.

The expertise of Sotheby’s Chinese Paintings specialists is widely recognised throughout Asia and, as a result, our team has been entrusted with the sale of many rare and high-quality works from such revered masters as Qi Baishi, Zhang Daqian, Fu Baoshi, Pan Tianshou, Li Keran and Wu Guanzhong. This department has offered such celebrated single-owner collections as the record-breaking Mei Yun Tang Collection of Paintings by Chang Dai-chien, the three-part Important Chinese Paintings from The Robert Chang Collection, and The Vermillion Pavillion Collection of 20th Century Fine Chinese Paintings.

Dedicated auctions for Modern Chinese Paintings are held in Hong Kong during April and October.

CONSIGNMENTS

If you wish to enquire about the possibility of offering a work in one of Sotheby's Chinese Paintings – Modern sales, please click here.
HONG KONG:
+852 2822 8133