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Green mountains create the edge of a river.  Red flowers grow on the hill framing the scene in the right corner, and two boats sail the waters below.  In the upper center of the painting is calligraphic text.
Chang Ku-nien
In the Spirit of Li Bai's Poetry
1975
Gift of Dr. Cheng-Yang and Mrs. Shirley Chang
2006/1.120
The torrential water and the Clear Water Cliff beside the Suhua Highway.
Chang Ku-nien
Clear Water Cliff
12/02 – 31 1973
Gift of Dr. Cheng-Yang and Mrs. Shirley Chang
2006/1.106
The Wulai Waterfalls are shown in a “Y” shape configuration, and painted in simple light ink washes. On a hill-path on the center right several tourists are represented as riding some kind of rickshaw.
Chang Ku-nien
Wulai Falls Based on Sketches
1981
Gift of Dr. Cheng-Yang and Mrs. Shirley Chang
2006/1.121
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
1984
Gift of Dr. Cheng-Yang and Mrs. Shirley Chang
2006/1.114
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
1965
Gift of Ted and Syauchen Baker
2006/1.141
Painted and inscribed on the occasion of Veterans’ Day.  The artist depicts a view of the narrow, winding roadway cutting through a magnificent rocky mountain. <br />In his inscription, Chang claims to use methods of Song masters that were adopted in painting the scene. A small detail on the lower right of the painting represents a couple of tiny figures standing aside the road. One figure is depicted as making life-sketches of the scene.
Chang Ku-nien
Cross-Island Highway Based on Sketches
1980
Gift of Dr. Cheng-Yang and Mrs. Shirley Chang
2006/1.111
In this landscape a misty, meandering river is depicted with two boathouses along its banks. Reeds and other foliage grow lush along the banks, partially obscuring the boathouse in the foreground. Accompanying text is in the upper register.
Chang Ku-nien
Night Rain on the Xiao and Xiang Rivers
1970 – 1992
Gift of Dr. Cheng-Yang and Mrs. Shirley Chang
2006/1.127

Chang Ku-nien
Hearing the Sound of a Distant Bell
1973
Gift of Dr. Cheng-Yang and Mrs. Shirley Chang
2006/1.122
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 - 4
1965
Gift of Ted and Syauchen Baker
2006/1.139
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 - 5
1965
Gift of Ted and Syauchen Baker
2006/1.140
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 - 1
1965
Gift of Ted and Syauchen Baker
2006/1.136
The Rooster is singled out by its expressive outlining brushwork and the vibrant red color of the comb. Its decorative flavor is also enhanced by using a specific type of paper called “cloud-dragon paper” (yunlong zhi), as the pattern of décor resembles motifs of cloud and dragon. Vertical calligraphic text in in the upper left corner.
Chang Ku-nien
Lone Rooster Summons the Spring
1981
Gift of Dr. Cheng-Yang and Mrs. Shirley Chang
2006/1.112
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