Yue Minjun 岳敏君 | Pretty Woman 美麗女人
oil on canvas
signed in Chinese and dated 94
65 by 53.5 cm. 25⅝ by 21 in.
65 x 53.5 公分，25⅝ x 21 英寸
This work is in good condition overall. The lower half is inspected with minor drying craquelures, predominantly on the red pigment. Slight undulation to the surface on the upper edge. Hairline craquelures are found in the upper center (17 cm from the top, 25 cm from the right), and also to extreme lower right edge which is only visible upon close examination. Light surface and tonal irregularities are found on the left and right blue pigment. This work is examined within its frame, and no restoration is found when examined under UV light.
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Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong
Acquired from the above by the present owner
Zhang Qunsheng, Today's Chinese Painters: Yue Minjun - The Lost Self, Hebei 2005, p. 64, illustrated in colour
Collected Editions Of Chinese Oil Painters: Volume Of Yue Minjun, Chengdu 2006, p. 27, illustrated in colour
張群生著，《今日中國藝術家 — 岳敏君：迷失的自我》（河北，2005年），頁64，載彩圖