Mai Trung Thu 枚中栨 （梅忠恕）| Jeune fille dans un paysage, une fleur à la main 風景中的小女孩，手裡拿著一朵花
Mai Trung Thu
1906 - 1980
Jeune fille dans un paysage, une fleur à la main
ink and gouache on silk
signed Mai Thu, dated 1943 and stamped with the seal of the artist (lower left)
painted in 1943
46 by 27.5 cm; 18⅛ by 10⅞ in.
The present lot will be included in the artist's forthcoming catalogue raisonné prepared by the artist's daughter, Mai Lan Phuong.
1906 - 1980年
MAI THU 1943 藝術家鈐印（左下）
46 x 27.5 cm; 18⅛ x 10⅞ in.
註：此作將收錄於由藝術家女兒Mai Lan Phuong女士正籌備編纂的藝術家全集
This work is in good overall condition as viewed. There is evidence of wear, fraying and abrasions to the silk along the edge of the work. There are some fox marks to the silk. There are some runs to the silk, example along the upper edge. There is a crease at the upper right of the background. There is a small tear to the paper (approx. 1.5 cm) at the right edge. There are areas of restoration on the right side of the background (center right), at bottom right edge and at bottom of the lady's dress, visible with the naked eye. Examination under ultraviolet light reveals areas of restoration on the right side of the background (center right), at bottom right edge and at bottom of the lady's dress. Framed, under glass. Frame: 67 by 48 cm
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