Lot 30 | 6 September 2020



LOT 30


B. China, 1906 – 1991


Signed in Chinese and stamped with seal of the artist on upper right

Ink on paper

34 x 43 cm

Private Collection, Singapore
Illustrated on pages 48 and 49 of the KLAS 9th Anniversary – Mosaic XX Exhibition Catalogue

RM 18,000 – RM 30,000

Soft in sight with graceful subtlety, Chen Wen Hsi brings forth his depiction of a school of Japanese carps sauntering through its natural habitat, varying in appearance. Using Chinese ink on paper for this masterpiece, the artist illustrated his Nanyang-style forte with immaculate brushstrokes.