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Title

Gourds and a bird


Artist

CHEN Wenxi

China, Singapore

1908 - 1991


About

Chen Wenxi studied at the Xinhua Art Academy in Shanghai. He was a lecturer at Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts in Singapore, and received the public Service Star and an Honorary doctorate from the National University of Singapore.

Asian Art Department, AGNSW, May 2000.


Details


Places where the work was made

China
Singapore


Date

20th century


Media category

Painting


Materials used

ink and colour on paper


Dimensions

34.4 x 45.1 cm image; 35.6 x 47.0 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed c.r., in Chinese, stamped in red ink "Chen [artist's seal]". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Dr. Peter Elliott 2000


Location

Not on display


Accession number

124.2000


Artist information

CHEN Wenxi

Works in the collection

3


Place

Where the work was made
China, Singapore