Mai Trung Thu (1906-1980), Jeune Femme (Young Lady)

signed, signed again with a seal of the artist and dated 1942 upper left - ink and gouache on silk - 31.5 by 22cm.; 12¼ by 8½in. Estimate 60,000—80,000 HKD

Sotheby's. Modern and Contemporary Southeast Asian Paintings. 05 Apr 09. Hong Kong www.sothebys.com photo courtesy Sotheby's