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A man and woman under a tree while the woman plays a type of zither. Nearby are trees in bloom with pink flowers. Writing is located in the upper left corner of the painting.
Chang Ku-nien
Portrait of Shirley and Chen-yang Chang
Gift of Dr. Cheng-Yang and Mrs. Shirley Chang

Josef Mikl
Gift of Herbert Barrows
One of six hanging scrolls in a series depicting the landscape of Ali Mountain, trees and hillside are shown below calligraphic text.  The artist uses alternating wet ink washes for the misty clouds and dry flying-brushes for the large pine trees
Chang Ku-nien
Ali Mountain Based on Sketches - 6
Gift of Ted and Syauchen Baker
A scene of geese in pond and on sandbars. The geese are congregated in the lower left hand side of the painting, as are most of the reeds growing from the sand bars. Some geese can also be seen flying in the middle of the painting, though they are not as prominent. Five lines of calligraphy are lcoated in the upper right of the painting.
Chang Ku-nien
Geese Landing on Sandbars
1975 – 1999
Gift of Ted and Syauchen Baker

Julius Bissier
Gift of Herbert Barrows
A scholar sits under a thatched hut in the mountains. He strokes his long beard as a kettle warms. The colophon indicated that the scholar the the famous Song dynasty recluse Lin Bu. In his thatch hut in the Solitary Mountain, he is composing a poem in light smoke from the faint fireplace.
Feng Chaoran (Feng Chao-an)
Scholar in a Thatched Hut
Gift of Dr. Cheng-Yang and Mrs. Shirley Chang
Four kanji are written across the top of three lines, in a large size. The bottom two lines are roughly one-eighth the size of the top characters and stretch across the same width. Ink is black, ground is white paper. Calligraphy dedicated to the Universtiy of Michigan Museum of Art.
He Bingwu
Gift of the artist
A rock dominates the image, with orchids and grasses growing next to it.  Calligraphic text accompanies the image, places above the rock, with three seals.
Chang Ku-nien, Liu Yantao, Gao Yihong;Liu Yen-tau;Chang Ku-nien
Orchid and Rock
1975 – 1999
Gift of Dr. Cheng-Yang and Mrs. Shirley Chang
A scholar in the mountains leans on rocks under a tree and stares into the distance. The pine tree is a metaphor for a man of integrity. He is contemplating over the sound of the waterfall.
Feng Chaoran (Feng Chao-an)
Scholar by a Mountain Stream
1900 – 1949
Gift of Dr. Cheng-Yang and Mrs. Shirley Chang

David Park
Female Nude, Reclining
1955 – 1959
Gift of Herbert Barrows

Hann Trier
Study for Sewing Machine
Gift of Herbert Barrows
Vertical hanging scroll of calligraphic text consisting of five Chinese characters in black ink, with artist signature and seal.  One of a pair.
Chen Shu-chen
Calligraphy, One of a Pair
1975 – 1999
Gift of Dr. Cheng-Yang and Mrs. Shirley Chang