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A painting by artist Luong Xuan Nhi on auction in France

Sunday, 19 December, 2010

A local auction house named Interencheres in France is auctioning off an artwork called Mùa đông ( Winter , ink and guache on silk, 36.5 x 31 cm) by artist Luong Xuan Nhi (1913-2006) at the estimated price of 10,000 – 15,000 euros. 


This auction will be ready at 14.30 on December 12 in France, for more detail please search the website www.interencheres.com According to Ms. Flore de Bonneval, an expert on appraisal of a copyright office in Paris, this artwork with much layout creation was painted in 1937-1938 in Ha Noi, in his early period of cause.Luong Xuan Nhi graduated from the 7th term of the Indochina College of Fine Arts. He was an exemplary teacher of fine arts. He had contributed so much to drawing landscape and female figurative on silk. His artworks were displayed in the museums in Paris, New York, Tokyo,… and collected by many native and foreign private collectors as well. This estimated price is low in comparison with his fame and contribution as well as the scarcity of his artworks in Viet Nam.

(Collected and translated by Lan Phuong)