Chen Yifei Masterpiece to be sold at Sotheby's HK 

Sep 04 2013 - Oct 05 2013

ArtDaily reports that Sotheby's Hong Kong has announced that Chen Yifei's masterpiece, Red Flag 1 (1971) from the Collection of Guy and Myriam Ullens de Schooten will be offered at the Sotheby's Hong Kong 40th Anniversary Evening Sale on October 5th.

Chen Yifei's, Red Flag 1 (1971) oil on canvas has an estimate of HK$45-60 million/ US $5.8- 7.7 million. ArtDaily details, "Red Flag steeped in Russian Socialist Realism style, which exerted a dominating influence over the Chinese art scene at the time, serving as the basis of artistic traning for Chen before he went abroad. It depicts soldiers of the Chinese People's Liberation Army raising a red flag inside a trench, preparing to charge forward and commence an attack." Click here to read the full article online at ArtDaily.


Summary: Yifei's, Red Flag 1, will be sold during the October 5 at Sotheby's HK 40th Anniversary Evening Sale