I created the old Summer Palace of the soul -
The disappearance of yuanmingyuan beast first guess '_ figurine skills
Core clew: international art auction giant Christie's company announced in February 23 to 25, 2009 in Paris, France held the grand palace 'yves saint Laurent and Pierre bellotte collection' special auction, international art auction giant Christie's company announced in February 23 to 25, 2009 in Paris, France held the grand palace 'yves saint Laurent and Pierre bellotte collection' special auction, sale included in the 1860 years since British and French troops sacked the Summer Palace, the loss of overseas after years of rat and rabbit heads statue, two items auction estimates are between 8 million and 10 million euros, the total price is as high as 200 million yuan.
It is understood that the 'yves saint Laurent and Pierre bellotte collection' antiques and art of on sale of special performance of more than 700 pieces, including the Asian art is part of the main yuanmingyuan rat and rabbit heads statue.
These items are for yves saint Laurent and Pierre bellotte collection.
Yves saint Laurent is a master of world famous fashion designers and fashion, Pierre bellotte is its life and business partner, two people in a joint business empire of the fashion at the same time, also in art collection.
The lost cultural relics overseas fund, said: 'the old Summer Palace animals of the Chinese zodiac is the witness of history of Chinese cultural relics lost, on the one hand, we respect the auction company business rules and collecting art market operation mechanism, especially the auction will be used for public welfare purposes, understandable;
Cultural relics auction war looting, on the other hand, in the emotion to reason cannot accept.
'The old Summer Palace' must not become a trademark, lead to loss of cultural relics auction become a widely accepted business practices.
'At the same time, the fund said it will actively communicate with auction organizer, strive to seek a happy ending.
However, until today,
Precious yuanmingyuan bronze animal heads, the Chinese zodiac still have 5 pieces first, tail, dragon, snake, sheep dog first completely out of sight.
May have spread into sand;
May have fused the soul, however we can vaguely see them - broken!
- the hope!
I created this group of molten copper works, trying to expound the essence of molten copper art and the art and social values: molten copper bronze statue, eclipse, gathers each different form;
Broader or head, distortion or sad, like to say, in the complaint, the condensation, in the hope.
I with my enthusiasm and passion, melt the copper, the vicissitudes of the history of casting and pathos.