09-19-2015 09-19-2015
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2843B Boston
September 19, 2015 11:00 AMCalender

Siew Hock Meng (b. 1942), Far Away

Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2843B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 19, 2015 11:00AM


Siew Hock Meng (b. 1942), Far Away, portrait of a woman in profile with boats in the background, pastel on paper, signed "Meng," and dated "1989" l.l., framed and glazed, sight size 19 1/2 x 25 3/4 in.

Provenance: The William C. Rives collection, purchased at Christie's Singapore, March 31, 1996, Lot 145, exhibited in Taiwan at the Apollo Gallery in Taipei, 1989, the G. Zen Art Gallery, Kaoshiung, 1990, and APT Point, Kaoshiung, 1995.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

mounted on board, some warping to board, surface scratches on yellow ground, no back to frame.

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Taipei, Singapore, Taiwan