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Bamboo and strangely shaped rock are painted here.
Chang Ku-nien
Bamboo and Rock
1965 – 1985
Gift of Dr. Cheng-Yang and Mrs. Shirley Chang
2006/1.123
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
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 - 3
1965
Gift of Ted and Syauchen Baker
2006/1.138
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
The use of light ink to depict the hills and remote mountains was to present the misty and dreamlike Dayu Mountain. Chang applied the wash to creat a sense of wet atmosphere.
Chang Ku-nien
Mountain Light, Cloud Shadow
1974
Gift of Dr. Cheng-Yang and Mrs. Shirley Chang
2006/1.107
A panoramic view of the highway cutting across the Tarako Gorges, laid out in four connecting hanging scrolls.<br />
Inscription: &ldquo;sublime and bright--what opens in this enormous curtain (the connected hanging scrolls).&rdquo;
Chang Ku-nien
Taiwan Cross-Island Highway (Section 3)
1967
Gift of Dr. Cheng-Yang and Mrs. Shirley Chang
2006/1.104.3
An intricate ecology of plants grows up this mountainside landscape.  Two men walk in a clearing below a building.  A waterfall flows downward on the upper left, below calligraphic text.
Chang Ku-nien
Waterfall at Milky Way Cave
1970 – 1990
Gift of Ted and Syauchen Baker
2006/1.143
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
A panoramic view of the highway cutting across the Tarako Gorges, laid out in four connecting hanging scrolls.<br />
Inscription: &ldquo;sublime and bright--what opens in this enormous curtain (the connected hanging scrolls).&rdquo;
Chang Ku-nien
Taiwan Cross-Island Highway (Section 1)
1967
Gift of Dr. Cheng-Yang and Mrs. Shirley Chang
2006/1.104.1
A panoramic view of the highway cutting across the Tarako Gorges, laid out in four connecting hanging scrolls.<br />
Inscription: &ldquo;sublime and bright--what opens in this enormous curtain (the connected hanging scrolls).&rdquo;
Chang Ku-nien
Taiwan Cross-Island Highway (Section 4)
1967
Gift of Dr. Cheng-Yang and Mrs. Shirley Chang
2006/1.104.4
Three figures in a boat withstand wind and rain as they navigate river waters.  Trees along the banks seem to bend under the force of the wind. Water saturdated ink and washes blur distinctions and imply the extremity of the weather.
Chang Ku-nien
Sharing a Boat in the Wind and Rain
1983
Gift of Dr. Cheng-Yang and Mrs. Shirley Chang
2006/1.125
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
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