Woo Kuk Won

Que Sera Sera (Whatever Will Be, Will Be)

Found at Christies, Hong Kong
21st Century Art Day Sale, Lot 214
27. May - 27. May 2022
Estimate: 80.000 - 120.000 HKD
Price realised: 1.890.000 HKD
WOO KUK WON (B. 1976)
Que Sera Sera (Whatever Will Be, Will Be)
signed ‘W.Kukwon’ (lower right)
oil on canvas
181.3 x 221 cm. (71 3⁄8 x 87 in.)
Painted in 2021

A top price for Woo Kuk Won

The work Que Sera Sera (Whatever Will Be, Will Be) by Woo Kuk Won was worth HKD 1,890,000.00 (€ 224,383.56) to a buyer in May last year. This price was achieved in the auction 21st Century Art Day Sale at Christies in Hong Kong and exceeded the previously set upper estimate of HKD 120,000.00 many times over. This high result makes Que Sera Sera (Whatever Will Be, Will Be) the most expensive artwork by Woo Kuk Won that we have observed at auctions so far.

Ein Spitzenpreis für Woo Kuk Won

Die Arbeit Que Sera Sera (Whatever Will Be, Will Be) von Woo Kuk Won war einem Käufer im Mai letzten Jahres HKD 1.890.000,00 (€ 224.383,56) wert. Dieser Preise wurde in der Auktion 21st Century Art Day Sale bei Christies in Hong Kong erzielt und übertraf den zuvor angesetzten oberen Schätzpreis von HKD 120.000,00 um ein Vielfaches. Dieses hohe Ergebnis macht Que Sera Sera (Whatever Will Be, Will Be) zu dem teuersten Kunstwerk von Woo Kuk Won, das wir bisher bei Auktionen beobachtet haben.

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