A half-day Mandarin course focusing on some of the most important Chinese painters of the 20th century, including Sanyu, Xu Beihong and Chu Teh-Chun. Eric Chang, Chairman of 20th/21st Century Art, Christie's Asia Pacific, will highlight how these modern masters, after studying in Paris, synthesized East and West. The lecture will be followed by a tour of the highlights in the auctions, led by senior specialist Grace Zhuang, offering an intimate look at these masters' brushstrokes and canvas, as well as a timely discussion of their market.
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Artwork: (Detail) Chu Teh-Chun (1920-2014), Lumière éternelle (Eternal Luminary), 2003-2004. Chu Teh-Chun © 2021 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris