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Yau Leung
RISKING HER LIFE TO GET WATER (SHAM SHUI PO, 1963)
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Yau Leung
RISKING HER LIFE TO GET WATER (SHAM SHUI PO, 1963)

Details & Cataloguing

Vision of Hong Kong from Two Generations: Yau Leung | Lee Ka-sing

Hong Kong

Yau Leung
1941-1997
RISKING HER LIFE TO GET WATER (SHAM SHUI PO, 1963)
signed on the reverse
gelatin silver print
Image 22.2 x 31.3 cm (9 x 12 in.);
sheet 27.9 x 35.5 cm (11 x 14 in.)
executed in 1963; printed by the artist in 1990s
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Provenance

The artist
Private collection, Hong Kong

Literature

Lu Feng Stories, Photoart Publishing Company, Hong Kong, 1992, pp. 56

Images of Hong Kong, 1960's-1970's: A Collection of Photographs by Yau Leung, Joint Publishing HK, Hong Kong, 2012, pp. 50

Catalogue Note


Note: Please note that the work was hand processed and signed by the artist during his lifetime. Even if many of the images were planned to be printed in multiple editions, as the artist deceased, no more than ten prints of each image were actually processed, proving the rarity of the photographs.

Vision of Hong Kong from Two Generations: Yau Leung | Lee Ka-sing

Hong Kong