U Lun Gywe

Spectrum of Burmese Colour

Found at Christies, Hong Kong
20th Century & Contemporary Art Morning Session, Lot 152
24.Nov - 24.Nov.2019
Estimate: 120.000 - 180.000 HKD
Price realised: 325.000 HKD
signed and dated ‘Lun Gywe 76’ (lower left)
oil on canvas
71 x 43.5 cm. (28 x 17 1/8 in.)
Painted in 1976
Private Collection, USA

A top price for U Lun Gywe

This artwork by U Lun Gywe achieved an unexpectedly high price at Christies in Hong Kong in November 2019. In the 20th Century & Contemporary Art Morning Session auction, the work Spectrum of Burmese Colour sold for HKD 325,000.00 (€ 37,693.98) - well above the upper estimate of HKD 180,000.00. This high result makes Spectrum of Burmese Colour the most expensive artwork by U Lun Gywe that we have observed at auctions so far.

Ein Spitzenpreis für U Lun Gywe

Dieses Kunstwerk von U Lun Gywe erzielte im November 2019 bei Christies in Hong Kong einen unerwartet hohen Preis. In der Auktion 20th Century & Contemporary Art Morning Session wurde die Arbeit Spectrum of Burmese Colour für HKD 325.000,00 (€ 37.693,98) versteigert – und damit weit über dem oberen Schätzpreis von HKD 180.000,00. Dieses hohe Ergebnis macht Spectrum of Burmese Colour zu dem teuersten Kunstwerk von U Lun Gywe, das wir bisher bei Auktionen beobachtet haben.

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