939
939
Xu Bing
BOOK FROM THE SKY (SET OF FOUR VOLUMES)
Estimate
600,000900,000
LOT SOLD. 1,060,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
939
Xu Bing
BOOK FROM THE SKY (SET OF FOUR VOLUMES)
Estimate
600,000900,000
LOT SOLD. 1,060,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Contemporary Asian Art

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Hong Kong

Xu Bing
B. 1955
BOOK FROM THE SKY (SET OF FOUR VOLUMES)
signed in Chinese and Pinyin and numbered 5/100
executed from 1987-1991
woodblock printed books in original wood case
each book: 2.5 (H) by 45.8 by 30 cm.; 1 (H) by 18 by 11⅞ in.
box: 10 (H) by 49 by 33 cm.; 4 (H) by 19¼ by 13 in.
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Provenance

Christie's, Hong Kong, 25 April 2004, lot 733
Private Asian Collection
Sotheby's, Hong Kong, 6 April 2009, lot 604
Acquired by the present owner from the above sale

Contemporary Asian Art

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Hong Kong