An oil painting, titled "Blue-and White Ceramics and Girl" (right) set to be
auctioned with a floor price of 450,000 yuan (US$55,600) by Zhongding
International Auction Co Ltd on December 11 at the Tianlun Dynasty Hotel in
Pan Honghai, an artist who is also president of the Hangzhou Academy
of Calligraphy and Paintings, merges the delicacy of the ceramics with the
blooming youth of the girl.
Paintings by Chen Yifei, Lin Fengmian, Wu
Guanzhong and Yang Feiyun are to go under the hammer on the same
The two small oil paintings by Wu, painted in 1973 when the artist
was forced to work on a farm during the Cultural Revolution (1966-76), show
fields in the spring.
The auction is to include 900 ink and oil paintings and
works of calligraphy with a total floor price of more than US$10