Mai Trung Thu  (1906-1980), Le Vent Printanier (The Wind Of Spring)

signed, signed with a seal of the artist and dated 1940 upper right. ink and gouache on silk. 56.5 by 43cm.; 22¼ by 17in. Estimate 300,000—350,000 HKD

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