Georgette Chen

Batu Ferringhi

Found at Sothebys, Hong Kong
Modern and Contemporary Asian Art — Evening Sale, Lot 1019
5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Estimate: 400.000 - 600.000 HKD
Price realised: 1.960.000 HKD
Georgette Chen
1907-1993
BATU FERRINGHI
Signed
Oil on canvas
60 by 72.5 cm.; 23 1/2 by 28 1/2 in.
Private Asian Collection

Artwork auctioned at three times the upper estimate price

The work Batu Ferringhi by Georgette Chen was worth HKD 1,960,000.00 (€ 201,787.71) to a buyer in October 2014. This price was achieved in the auction Modern and Contemporary Asian Art — Evening Sale at Sothebys in Hong Kong and exceeded the previously set upper estimate of HKD 600,000.00 many times over. Admittedly, works by Georgette Chen have also been auctioned for a multiple of this price - according to our records, the highest result so far was achieved by the work Still Life with Big Durian in May this year with an auction result of HKD 14,290,000.00 (€ 1,712,814.91).

Kunstwerk zum Dreifachen des oberen Schätzpreises versteigert

Die Arbeit Batu Ferringhi von Georgette Chen war einem Käufer im Oktober 2014 HKD 1.960.000,00 (€ 201.787,71) wert. Dieser Preise wurde in der Auktion Modern and Contemporary Asian Art — Evening Sale bei Sothebys in Hong Kong erzielt und übertraf den zuvor angesetzten oberen Schätzpreis von HKD 600.000,00 um ein Vielfaches. Freilich wurden Arbeiten von Georgette Chen auch schon für ein Vielfaches dieses Preises versteigert – das bisher höchste Ergebnis erzielte nach unseren Aufzeichnungen die Arbeit Still Life with Big Durian im Mai diesen Jahres mit einem Auktionsergebnis von HKD 14.290.000,00 (€ 1.712.814,91).

Other artists in this auction

Kohei Nawa - Pixcell-Elk
Kohei Nawa
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Pixcell-Elk
Price: 2.440.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
52 auction results
Yoshitomo Nara - Big Pup Head
Yoshitomo Nara
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Big Pup Head
Price: 4.600.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
982 auction results
Lee Ufan - From Line
Lee Ufan
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: From Line
Price: 4.840.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
245 auction results
Kazuo Shiraga - Saigō
Kazuo Shiraga
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Saigō
Price: 16.840.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
243 auction results
Yayoi Kusama - Pumpkin (Dflo)
Yayoi Kusama
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Pumpkin (Dflo)
Price: 9.640.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
2,261 auction results
Yue Minjun - Great Joy
Yue Minjun
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Great Joy
Price: 7.840.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
450 auction results
Zeng Fanzhi - Landscape
Zeng Fanzhi
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Landscape
Price: 12.040.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
442 auction results
Li Shan - Surface No. 2
Li Shan
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Surface No. 2
Price: 3.640.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
246 auction results
Liu Xiaodong - Disobeying The Rules
Liu Xiaodong
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Disobeying The Rules
Price: 66.200.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
91 auction results
Liu Wei - We Love Nature 
Liu Wei
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: We Love Nature 
Price: 5.800.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
350 auction results
Wang Guangle - Terrazzo 2004. 1. 1 - 2004. 2. 5
Wang Guangle
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Terrazzo 2004. 1. 1 - 2004. 2. 5
Price: 5.440.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
43 auction results
Jia Aili - Wasteland Series No. 1
Jia Aili
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Wasteland Series No. 1
Price: 11.800.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
48 auction results
Zhang Xiaogang - Bloodline - Big Family: Family
Zhang Xiaogang
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Bloodline - Big Family: Family
Price: 20.280.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
530 auction results
Yu Youhan - Circle 87-2
Yu Youhan
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Circle 87-2
Price: 8.440.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
77 auction results
Fang Lijun - Series 2 No. 4 
Fang Lijun
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Series 2 No. 4 
Price: 59.480.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
214 auction results
Wang Xingwei - Blind
Wang Xingwei
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Blind
Price: 9.400.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
50 auction results
Ronald Ventura - The In Between Nest
Ronald Ventura
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: The In Between Nest
Price: 7.240.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
93 auction results
Ay Tjoe Christine - Verso Of The Landscape
Ay Tjoe Christine
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Verso Of The Landscape
Price: 2.320.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
123 auction results
Annie Cabigting - My Grotesque (After Cordero)
Annie Cabigting
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: My Grotesque (After Cordero)
Price: 1.060.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
16 auction results
I Nyoman Masriadi - Bebas Hambatan (Freeway)
I Nyoman Masriadi
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Bebas Hambatan (Freeway)
Price: 3.640.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
95 auction results
Miguel Covarrubias - In Preparation Of A Balinese Ceremony
Miguel Covarrubias
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: In Preparation Of A Balinese Ceremony
Price: 8.440.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
120 auction results
Affandi - World Expo, Osaka
Affandi
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: World Expo, Osaka
Price: 5.080.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
340 auction results
Hendra Gunawan - Aku Dan Istriku (My Wife And I)
Hendra Gunawan
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Aku Dan Istriku (My Wife And I)
Price: 4.600.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
199 auction results
Sudjana Kerton - Kaki Lima (Street Vendors)
Sudjana Kerton
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Kaki Lima (Street Vendors)
Price: 6.040.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
58 auction results
Lee Man Fong - Bali Life
Lee Man Fong
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Bali Life
Price: 33.720.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
316 auction results
Anita Magsaysay - Ho - Paghuhuli Ng Mga Manok (Catching Chickens)
Anita Magsaysay - Ho
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Paghuhuli Ng Mga Manok (Catching Chickens)
Price: 9.640.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
36 auction results
Fernando Zobel - Untitled (No. 249)
Fernando Zobel
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Untitled (No. 249)
Price: 1.480.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
122 auction results
Chen Wen Hsi - Fishing Village
Chen Wen Hsi
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Fishing Village
Price: 3.400.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
380 auction results
Cheong Soo Pieng - Malay Boys With Goat
Cheong Soo Pieng
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Malay Boys With Goat
Price: 3.040.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
362 auction results
Chu Teh-Chun - Demeure Des Songes (Home Of Dreams)
Chu Teh-Chun
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Demeure Des Songes (Home Of Dreams)
Price: 5.080.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
1,121 auction results
Zao Wou-Ki - 25.09.60
Zao Wou-Ki
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: 25.09.60
Price: 25.880.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
2,560 auction results
Ju Ming - Taichi Arch
Ju Ming
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Taichi Arch
Price: 5.080.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
610 auction results
Wang Huaiqing - Rhyme - Ming Style Screen
Wang Huaiqing
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Rhyme - Ming Style Screen
Price: 8.440.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
54 auction results
Wu Dayu - Flourishing
Wu Dayu
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Flourishing
Price: 7.240.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
109 auction results
Chen Cheng-Po - Maobitou Cape (The Sound Of The Waves)
Chen Cheng-Po
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Maobitou Cape (The Sound Of The Waves)
Price: 6.040.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
30 auction results
Liao Chi-Chun - Tamkang Scenery
Liao Chi-Chun
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Tamkang Scenery
Price: 6.040.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
35 auction results
Wu Guanzhong - The Qianling Mountains
Wu Guanzhong
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: The Qianling Mountains
Price: 8.200.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
864 auction results
Chang Shuhong - Artist\'S Family After The Bombing In Chungking
Chang Shuhong
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Artist'S Family After The Bombing In Chungking
Price: 9.400.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
12 auction results
Yun Gee - Merry-Go-Round; Sun Bathers; Modern Apartment (Triptych)
Yun Gee
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Merry-Go-Round; Sun Bathers; Modern Apartment (Triptych)
Price: 10.840.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
125 auction results
Yan Wenliang - Song Of Spring
Yan Wenliang
Auction: 5. Oct - 5. Oct 2014
Title: Song Of Spring
Price: 2.920.000 HKD
Found at Sothebys
22 auction results