25 - 26 November 2013
YU FEI'AN (1889-1959)
Bamboo and Bird
Hanging scroll, ink and colour on paper
Inscribed and signed, with two seals of the artist
Dated second month, jichou year (1949)
One collector's seal of Huang Mansi
84.4 x 47.6 cm. (33 1/4 x 18 3/4 in.)
1260, 27 November 2006, Fine Modern Chinese Paintings, Christie's Hong Kong.
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Please note that the format of this painting is scroll, mounted and framed, instead of hanging scroll as stated in the catalogue.
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