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Details of Mai Trung Thu's Contes et légendes (Fairy Tales and Legends)

Mai Trung Thu (Vietnam/France, 1906-1980)
Contes et légendes (Fairy Tales and Legends)
signed ‘MAI THU’ and dated in Chinese (lower left)
ink and gouache on silk laid on paper
44.4 x 59.2 cm. (17 1⁄2 x 23 1⁄4 in.).
Painted in 1964
one seal of the artist

Galerie Jean-François Apesteguy, Deauville
Private collection, Switzerland

HKD 700,000–900,000
USD 90,000–120,000

On display at Christie's Singapore, 29 October 2023
On view and auction sale at Christie's Hong Kong, 29 November 2023