Zao Wou-Ki’s ‘Juin-Octobre 1985’ on display before it was sold for HK$510 million at a Sotheby’s Hong Kong auction on September 30. Photo: Enid Tsui

US$65 million sale of Zao Wou-Ki painting in Hong Kong auctions does not mean market is booming

Price fetched by Zao’s ‘Juin-Octobre 1985’ was the highlight of the first round of Hong Kong’s autumn auctions, but look deeper and a nervous sentiment among buyers becomes apparent

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Zao Wou-Ki’s ‘Juin-Octobre 1985’ on display before it was sold for HK$510 million at a Sotheby’s Hong Kong auction on September 30. Photo: Enid Tsui
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