MAI THU MAKES THE MONEY?
SOLD FOR £300,000
The meteoric rise in Vietnamese art continues unabated. Mai Thu is one of the very important Vietnamese artists who settled in Paris in the 1930s and made his name from there, even though his art was always about Vietnamese people and home.
Sothebys Hong Kong offer plenty of modern art in their series of sales and Mai Thu comes for auction on 27th April with a few very important pieces. Other important names in the sale include LE PHO, BUFFET, MATHIEU,CHU TEH CHUN ETC
UPDATE 29TH APRIL
AMONG THE HIGH PRICES ACHIEVED AT SOTHEBYS IN HONG KONG WERE
MAI TRUNG 600,000 POUNDS
LE PHO 1.6 MILLION POUNDS