Chen Wenxi

(China, Singapore 1906 – 1991)

Gourds and a bird

Location
Not on display
Further information

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.

Place of origin
China
Singapore
Year
20th century
Media
Painting
Medium
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
Accession number
124.2000