Challenging the Past

Challenging the Past

The Paintings of Chang Dai-chien

Book - 1991
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Chang Dai-chien (1899-1983) is widely acknowledged as one of the fore- most Chinese painters of the 20th century. During a 60-year career he painted almost 30,000 works, his stature attributable to his brilliant innovations, which aligned Chinese painting with 20th-century sensibilities. This lovely 9x12" volume explores the life, work, and influence of this extraordinary artist, and includes 240 illustrations, 125 in color. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution ; Seattle : University of Washington Press, c1991.
ISBN: 9780295971254
Branch Call Number: 759. 951 CHA F
Characteristics: 327 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm.


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