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Sotheby's to offer an over-two-metre tall piece created for the reopening show of MoMA in 1932

At the Modern and Contemporary Art Evening Sale on 30 September, Sotheby?s will present Yun Gee?s Wheels: Industrial New York, the most significant work from the Chinese-American artist?s illustrious career. Standing at over two metres tall, the painting is not only Yun Gee?s largest work in terms of its physical dimensions, it is also the creation in response to the invitation to the reopening show of New York?s Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in 1932, making Yun Gee the first Chinese artist to exhibit at the world-famous institution.
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