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Cliffs with trees and buildings

  • Description

    Xiong Hai was probably one of the youngest artists in the Lingnan School. He studied painting under the prominent Lingnan School artist Yang Shanshen (1913-2004) and has developed the latter’s techniques of elaborate brushstrokes. His depictions of grand landscapes consist of extremely delicate fine lines. This album is one of the major works of his early career.

  • Details

    Series
    Album of Landscapes by Xiong Hai
    Associated place
    Asia China (place of creation)
    AsiaChina Hong Kong (place of creation)
    Date
    painting 1990
    re-bound 2010
    Artist/maker
    Xiong Hai (born 1957) (artist)
    Material and technique
    ink and slight colour on paper
    Dimensions
    page 24.9 x 18 cm (height x width)
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    No. of items
    n/a
    Credit line
    Presented by Anselmo Reyes, in memory of Mary Tregear (1924-2010), 2011.
    Accession no.
    EA2011.53.c

Location

    • currently in research collection

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