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An image of Chrysanthemums by CHEN Hengke

CHEN Hengke

(China 1876 – 1923)

Title
Chrysanthemums
Place of origin
China
Year
1921
Media category
Painting
Materials used
hanging scroll; ink and colour on paper
Dimensions

35.5 x 81.0 cm image; 135.0 x 44.0 x 54.0 cm scroll

Signature & date
Signed l.r., in Chinese, inscribed in black ink "...Chen Hengke...in the year of Xinyou (1921)". Signed l.r., in Chinese, stamped in red ink "Chenshi yuzhan [artist's seal]".
Credit
Purchased with funds provided by Goldie Sternberg 1985
Accession number
394.1985
Location
Lower Asian gallery
Bibliography (1)

Jackie Menzies, Art of the Brush - Chinese & Japanese painting calligraphy, Sydney, 1995, 12, 12 (illus.). Cat.no.3.1

Exhibition history (6)

The four seasons, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Jun 1989–Jul 1990

Chinese Painting, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 27 Nov 1991–27 Jan 1992

Great gifts, great patrons, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 17 Aug 1994–19 Oct 1994

Art of the brush, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 23 Sep 1995–12 Nov 1995

Chinese New Literati Painting, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 23 Aug 1997–05 Oct 1997

The connoisseur and the philanthropist: 30 years of the Sternberg Collection of Chinese Art, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 31 Jan 2014–27 Apr 2014