- Listed: January 1, 1970 12:00 am
- Title: GUANYIN
- Artist: MI GENGYUN
- Format (cm): 78 x 43.2 cm.
- Format (in): 30 ¾ x 17 in.
- Last Sale price: 22 500,00
- Last Sale date:
MI GENGYUN (1910-1998) GUANYIN Scroll, framed, ink and color on paper Inscribed and signed, with two seals of the artist Dated the first day of the first month, jiwei year (1979) Dedicated to Yan Yuntai and Josiane Desmedt Yen One collector’s seal of Yan Yuntai 30 ¾ x 17 in. (78 x 43.2 cm.)
THE PRIVATE COLLECTION OF YAN YUNTAI
A native of Wuxi, Jiangsu province, Mi Gengyun (1910-1998) started studying landscape painting at a young age, becoming one of Zhang Daqian’s most well-regarded disciples. He was a member of the Shanghai Artists’ Association and the Shanghai Calligraphers’ Association, as well as a librarian at the Research Institute of Culture.