Lot 221
  • 221

Zheng Zaidong (Cheng Tsai-Tung)

Estimate
20,000 - 30,000 USD
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Description

  • Zheng Zaidong (Cheng Tsai-Tung)
  • Resting the Tune for the Cool Moon & Lay Down Your World-Weary Staff
  • each signed in Chinese and dated 2001

  • acrylic on canvas
  • Each: 39 3/8 by 31 1/2 in. 100 by 80 cm.

Provenance

Private Collection, Europe

Exhibited

Hong Kong, Hanart TZ Gallery, Cheng Tsai-Tung: Collected Songs, 2001, illustrated in color
Paris, Espace Cardin, Paris-P├ękin, October, 2002, p. 75, illustrated in color

Literature

Chang Tsong-zung and Eric Wear ed., Zheng Zai-Dong, Taipei, 2002, pp.126-127, illustrated in color

Catalogue Note

Lay Down Your World-Weary Staff (Inscription): Greatly wearied of the world of men, I rein in my spirit and live in deep seclusion; The qin stops as I gaze at the bright moon, the candle goes out as I listen to the wild geese returning.