Qiu Zhijie

Chinese, b. 1969

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Qiu Zhijie is known for his text- and calligraphy-based practice, which encompasses photography, performance, installation, painting, and video. His works explore the struggle of self-assertion, particularly with reference to Chinese history. Qiu, …

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King’s Occult is Unknowable, 2008
Sold on Jun 30, 2021
HK$187,500
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Print
Cast cotton paper pulp, screen printed gampi and toner on archival drafting paper
149.86 x 196.85 cm
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Realized Price
HK$187,500
Auction Sale
Jun 30, 2021
Christie's
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QIU ZHIJIE (B.1969) signed in Chinese, signed and dated‘Qiu Zhi Jie 2008’ (lower right) Cast cotton paper pulp, screen printed gampi and toner on archival drafting paper 196.9 x 151.1 cm. (77 ½ x 59 ½ in.) Executed in 2008 Please note this lot is the property of a private individual.
King’s Occult is Unknowable, 2008
Cast cotton paper pulp, screen printed gampi and toner on archival drafting paper
Jun 30, 2021
Christie's
HK$187,500
Realized price
Increase
1983% est
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Artwork Info
Print
149.86 x 196.85 cm
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Auction Sale
Jun 30, 2021
Christie's
Realized Price
HK$187,500
Description
QIU ZHIJIE (B.1969) signed in Chinese, signed and dated‘Qiu Zhi Jie 2008’ (lower right) Cast cotton paper pulp, screen printed gampi and toner on archival drafting paper 196.9 x 151.1 cm. (77 ½ x 59 ½ in.) Executed in 2008 Please note this lot is the property of a private individual.
Interpretation of Chinese Characters – Moon & Person, 2001
Sold on Mar 12, 2021
$18,750
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Work on Paper
ink on paper, mounted
91.44 x 20.32 cm
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$18,750
Auction Sale
Mar 12, 2021
Christie's
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QIU ZHIJIE (B. 1969) ink on paper, mounted on hanging scrolls (2) each: 234 x 91.5 cm. (921⁄8 x 36 in.) Executed in 2001. six seals of the artist (each)
Interpretation of Chinese Characters – Moon & Person, 2001
ink on paper, mounted
Mar 12, 2021
Christie's
$18,750
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Work on Paper
91.44 x 20.32 cm
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Auction Sale
Mar 12, 2021
Christie's
Realized Price
$18,750
Description
QIU ZHIJIE (B. 1969) ink on paper, mounted on hanging scrolls (2) each: 234 x 91.5 cm. (921⁄8 x 36 in.) Executed in 2001. six seals of the artist (each)
Calligraphy Backwards - Poem by Mao Zedong
Sold on Dec 1, 2020
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Work on Paper
Hanging scroll, ink on paper
95.0 x 95.0 cm
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Price not available
Auction Sale
Dec 1, 2020
Christie's
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Hanging scroll, ink on paper 95 x 95 cm. (37 3/8 x 37 3/8 in.) With six seals of the artist Titleslip entitled and inscribed by the artist Video transferred to DVD, around 5 minutes
Calligraphy Backwards - Poem by Mao Zedong
Hanging scroll, ink on paper
Dec 1, 2020
Christie's
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Work on Paper
95.0 x 95.0 cm
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Auction Sale
Dec 1, 2020
Christie's
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Hanging scroll, ink on paper 95 x 95 cm. (37 3/8 x 37 3/8 in.) With six seals of the artist Titleslip entitled and inscribed by the artist Video transferred to DVD, around 5 minutes
Interpretation of Chinese Characters - Jade
Sold on Dec 1, 2020
HK$62,500
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Work on Paper
Hanging scroll, ink on paper
27.7 x 181.5 cm
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HK$62,500
Auction Sale
Dec 1, 2020
Christie's
Description
Hanging scroll, ink on paper 181.5 x 27.7 cm. (71 ½ x 10 7/8 in.) With eight seals of the artist
Interpretation of Chinese Characters - Jade
Hanging scroll, ink on paper
Dec 1, 2020
Christie's
HK$62,500
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Work on Paper
27.7 x 181.5 cm
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Auction Sale
Dec 1, 2020
Christie's
Realized Price
HK$62,500
Description
Hanging scroll, ink on paper 181.5 x 27.7 cm. (71 ½ x 10 7/8 in.) With eight seals of the artist
Interpretation of Chinese Characters - Water
Sold on Nov 30, 2020
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Work on Paper
ink on paper
92.0 x 235.0 cm
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Price not available
Auction Sale
Nov 30, 2020
Christie's
Description
Hanging scroll, ink on paper 235 x 92 cm. (92 1⁄2 x 36 1⁄4 in.) Six seals of the artist
Interpretation of Chinese Characters - Water
ink on paper
Nov 30, 2020
Christie's
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Work on Paper
92.0 x 235.0 cm
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Auction Sale
Nov 30, 2020
Christie's
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Hanging scroll, ink on paper 235 x 92 cm. (92 1⁄2 x 36 1⁄4 in.) Six seals of the artist
Interpretation of Chinese Characters – Fish; Interpretation of Chinese Characters – Bird, 2005
Sold on Sep 30, 2020
$6,875
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Work on Paper
each ink on paper
27.0 x 183.0 cm
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Realized Price
$6,875
Auction Sale
Sep 30, 2020
Christie's
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Interpretation of Chinese Characters – Fish ink on paper 183 x 27 cm. (72 x 105⁄8 in.) Executed circa. 2005 four seals of the artist Interpretation of Chinese Characters – Bird ink on paper 186 x 28 cm. (731⁄4 x 11 in.) Executed circa. 2005 three seals of the artist
Interpretation of Chinese Characters – Fish; Interpretation of Chinese Characters – Bird, 2005
each ink on paper
Sep 30, 2020
Christie's
$6,875
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Work on Paper
27.0 x 183.0 cm
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Auction Sale
Sep 30, 2020
Christie's
Realized Price
$6,875
Description
Interpretation of Chinese Characters – Fish ink on paper 183 x 27 cm. (72 x 105⁄8 in.) Executed circa. 2005 four seals of the artist Interpretation of Chinese Characters – Bird ink on paper 186 x 28 cm. (731⁄4 x 11 in.) Executed circa. 2005 three seals of the artist
Poem by Su Shi
Sold on Jul 12, 2020
HK$23,600
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Work on Paper
ink on paper
66.6 x 66.6 cm
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HK$23,600
Auction Sale
Jul 12, 2020
Poly Auction
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Poem by Su Shi
ink on paper
Jul 12, 2020
Poly Auction
HK$23,600
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Work on Paper
66.6 x 66.6 cm
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Jul 12, 2020
Poly Auction
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HK$23,600
DARTINGTON (POEM), 2005
Sold on May 22, 2020
HK$30,000
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Photography
chromogenic print
118.7 x 118.7 cm
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HK$30,000
Auction Sale
May 22, 2020
Sotheby's
Description
DARTINGTON (POEM), 2005
chromogenic print
May 22, 2020
Sotheby's
HK$30,000
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Photography
118.7 x 118.7 cm
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May 22, 2020
Sotheby's
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HK$30,000
Dictionary Series, 1990
Sold on Sep 25, 2019
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Work on Paper
ink on paper mounted on hanging scroll
91.8 x 233.4 cm
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Price not available
Auction Sale
Sep 25, 2019
Christie's
Description
Dictionary Series, 1990
ink on paper mounted on hanging scroll
Sep 25, 2019
Christie's
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Work on Paper
91.8 x 233.4 cm
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Auction Sale
Sep 25, 2019
Christie's
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The Countdown of 3000 A.D., 2004
Sold on May 28, 2019
HK$10,625
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Sculpture
stainless steel and electronic components
80.0 x 80.0 cm
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Realized Price
HK$10,625
Auction Sale
May 28, 2019
Christie's
Description
The Countdown of 3000 A.D., 2004
stainless steel and electronic components
May 28, 2019
Christie's
HK$10,625
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Sculpture
80.0 x 80.0 cm
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Auction Sale
May 28, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
HK$10,625