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Wang Hui, 17th-c. Chinese Artist

Tuesday, October 14, 2008

Curator Maxwell Hearn talks about the art of Wang Hui, the most celebrated painter of late 17th-century China. His work is the subject of a new exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, called "Landscapes Clear and Radiant: The Art of Wang Hui (1632-1717)," on display through January 4, 2009.

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Maxwell Hearn
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Comments [1]

sunday from new york

his paintings are absolutely beautiful... indeed it is obvious that he is inspired by the long traditions of chinese painting... this does not detract from his lovely expression... amazing

Oct. 14 2008 01:10 PM

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