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Nguyen Hoang Hoanh
MOTHER AND SON ON A HAMMOCK
Estimate
80,000120,000
LOT SOLD. 100,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
256
Nguyen Hoang Hoanh
MOTHER AND SON ON A HAMMOCK
Estimate
80,000120,000
LOT SOLD. 100,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Modern and Contemporary Southeast Asian Art

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Hong Kong

Nguyen Hoang Hoanh
B. 1937
MOTHER AND SON ON A HAMMOCK
Signed and stamped with a seal of the artist
Ink and gouache on silk
81.5 by 58 cm; 32 by 22 3/4  in.
Executed circa 1970s
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Catalogue Note

This delicate yet charming large silk painting, shows a loving maternal scene of the artist's wife breastfeeding her child, sitting on a hammock indoors. The hammock is particularly well rendered - the detailed ropes capturing the swing weight of the mother and child.
Nguyen Hoang Hoanh graduated from the Fine Arts School of Saigon in 1959, and won a Vietnamese Literary Art Prize in 1970. He served as a teacher at the school from 1970 to 1975 and was a painter who was specialized in painting Vietnamese women and cats. Nguyen Hoang Hoanh was also a student of the artist Le Van De (1906 -1966) who painted an oil work of a similar scene which is currently on display at the Musée des Années Trente (Museum of the 1930s) in Paris. 

Modern and Contemporary Southeast Asian Art

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Hong Kong