Lot 69 of 364:
Paintings and Calligraphy of Chang Dai-Chien, Vol. 2  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$180
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
The Paintings and Calligraphy of Chang Dai-Chien, Vol. 2
Author:
Chang Dai Chien
Place:
Taipei
Publisher:
National Museum of History
Date:
1982
Description:

130, [1] pp. Profusely illustrated in color, and from photographs. (4to), gray cloth stamped in gilt, illustrated dust jacket; illustrated slipcase. First Edition. 

Zhang Daqian or Chang Dai-chien was one of the best-known and most prodigious Chinese artists of the twentieth century. Originally known as a guohua (traditionalist) painter, by the 1960s he was also renowned as a modern impressionist and expressionist painter. In addition, he is regarded as one of the most gifted master forgers of the twentieth century.

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Condition:
A bit of fading to slipcase spine; area of light spotting to fore edge; else fine.
 
Item number:
292789
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