Lot Sale Results

Ju Ming

Ju Ming
October 2011 - 2nd Session Online auction

Lot # 112

Ju Ming
1938 -

Untitled (Tai Chi series)
wood sculpture
signed in English and Chinese and dated 1976
12 x 14 x 6 variable in  30.5 x 35.6 x 15.2cm

Provenance:
Purchased directly from the Artist in Taiwan by the present Private Collector, Toronto

Prior to visiting Taiwan on business around 1977, the owner of this work had seen photographs of sculpture by Ju Ming, probably related to the artist's 1976 solo exhibition at the National Museum of History in Taipei. Intrigued by the images, he set out to contact Ju Ming and eventually purchased two wood carvings this lot and lot 111 from the artist.

Included with this lot is correspondence between the consignor and C.Y. Cheng, who acted as an agent between the consignor and Ming.

Estimate: $75,000 ~ $85,000 CAD

Sold For: $52,650.00 CAD (including buyer's premium)


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