For the coming autumn auction, we will be guided by two Christie's specialists, Sara Mao from Chinese Painting Department and Angel Yip from the Asian 20th Century and Contemporary Art Department. They will lead us through some of the highlights from the Chinese Painting, and the Asian 20th Century & Contemporary Art galleries. Highlights include Egret on Rock by Bada Shanren, Cursive Script Calligraphy by Wang Duo, Autumn Mountains attributed to Tang Yin, Mountain Streams by Yuan Jiang, as well as Bamboo attributed to Emperor Huizhong, and works by renowned 20th century artists including Zhang Daqian, Fu Baoshi, Xu Beihong, Qi Baishi, Lin Fengmian and Wu Guanzhong and much more.
Members and friends may stay on after the guided tour to view the other galleries.
Sara Mao is a Specialist in Christie's Chinese Painting Department, with a strong background in Chinese Art. She obtained a Master in Literature in History of Art and Connoisseurship, with a concentration in Chinese Art from Christie's Education in London. She joined Christie's in 2008.
Angel Yip graduated from the Faculty of Arts of the University of Hong Kong, with a concentration in Asian Art History. She began her career in the auction field in 2011 and joined Christie’s as the Junior Specialist in the Asian 20th Century and Contemporary Art Department in 2015.