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HU YONGKAI 胡永凱 (Chinese, b. 1945)
"A Beauty With Two Cats"
Ink and coloured pigments on paper
Signed, with one seal of the artist lower left
Silk scroll mounted and framed
32.2 cm x 32.2 cm (46.2 cm x 46.2 cm (Framed))
Private Collection Oxfordshire, U.K.
Bought in Hong Kong, Circa 1997
A very attractive painting by the contemporary Chinese painter Hu Yongkai (b.1945).
Hu Yongkai is one of the most popular Chinese artists among Western collectors. He was born in Beijing and studied at the Central Academy of Fine Art in Beijing, afterwards teaching at the Fine Arts Institute of Shanghai University. In 1988, he moved to Hong Kong before emigrating to the U.S. in 1992. He now devides his time between Hong Kong, Beijing and Shenzhen. His works provide a unique interpretation of traditional Chinese paintings and Western figuration.