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Lot 520 - A203AS Asian Art: Japan, India, South-East Asia - Tuesday, 29. November 2022, 04.00 PM

MAI TRUNG THU (1906–1980).

31,5 × 24,5 cm.
Ink and colours on silk. Young woman adjusting her veil. Signed, sealed and dated 1943 in the upper left.

Provenance: Old Swiss private collection, purchased by the grandfather of the present owners in 1946 in Sao Paolo (invoice lost).
An architectural magazine from the 1950s shows the painting in the family's villa at Lake Zurich.

***Mai Thu's daughter Mme Lan Mai has confirmed the authenticity of the work and will include it in her catalogue raisonné which she is currently preparing.***

CHF 60 000 / 90 000 | (€ 61 860 / 92 780)

Sold for CHF 195 500 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.