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Overview and performance value of Mai Trung Thu paintings from 2014 - 2023.

Updated: Jun 4, 2023

Mai Trung Thứ was a Vietnamese Asian Modern & Contemporary painter who was born in 1906. Numerous key galleries and museums such as LGDR & Wei, Hong Kong have featured Mai Trung Thứ's work in the past.

Mai Trung Thứ's work has been offered at auction multiple times, with realized prices ranging from 44 USD to 3,136,419 USD, depending on the size and medium of the artwork. Since 2002 the record price for this artist at auction is 3,136,419 USD for Portrait de Mademoiselle Phuong 芳小姐的肖像, sold at Sotheby's Hong Kong in 2021. Mai Trung Thứ has been featured in articles for ArtDaily, Art Market Monitor and Christie's Daily. The most recent article is Indonesian Maestros Lead Sotheby's Modern and Contemporary Southeast Asian Art Autumn Sales 2020 written for ArtDaily in September 2020.The artist died in 1980.

Artist's alternative names: Mai Thu, Mai Thứ, Mai Trung Thu, Mai Trung Thứ, Maitrung Thu

Portrait of Co Phuong, a work of artist Mai Trung Thu, holds the record for the highest price

Change in Total Sales, # of Lots Offered and Sold

Tracks the change in total value of sales, as well as the total number of lots offered and sold annually in the art market. This chart shows whether Mai Trung Thứ’s total sales are going up, and if so, whether this is because more artworks by the artist have been offered and sold or because more high-value artworks have been purchased.

Change in Median Artwork Prices and Estimates

Tracks annual change in Mai Trung Thứ’s median prices and estimates. This chart shows whether the artist’s prices are rising or falling, without the distortion caused by the sale of exceptionally high or low value lots. Using the median auction price offers a more representative view of the artist’s auction market over time.

Sold Lot Performance Against Estimate

Tracks the performance of lots against their estimate, indicating how many sold within, above or below this range, or remained unsold. This chart shows how the artist’s market performed compared to pre-sale expectations. For example, a rise in the proportion of unsold works may indicate that supply is outstripping demand and could lead to a future drop in prices.

Comparison of Artwork Prices Across Price Points

Compares the proportion of lots sold across price ranges to the proportion of total value they generate. The chart shows whether an artist’s market over the last ten years has been driven by the sale of a small number of expensive works or a large number of inexpensive works.

Auction Insights: Geography of the Art Market

The artist's auction history provides insight into the relevant art market landscape, offering a comprehensive overview of the geographic art market.

Top Sold Lots per Year

The artist's auction history provides insight into the relevant art market landscape, offering a comprehensive overview of the artist art market.

Top Lot Performance vs. Top 5 Related Artists

Compare the artist's average sale price of their top works with the top 5 related artists.

Source quoted from Mutual art.

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