Portrait of Shirley and Chen-yang Chang

Accession Number
2006/1.114

Title
Portrait of Shirley and Chen-yang Chang

Artist(s)
Chang Ku-nien

Object Creation Date
1984

Medium & Support
ink and color on paper

Dimensions
13 1/4 in. x 26 1/8 in. ( 33.6 cm x 66.3 cm )

Subject matter
Portrait of artist's elder son Cheng-yang and daughter-in-law Shirley to celebrate their twentieth anniversary of marriage. In the painting, Shirley is playing a kind of zither and her husband standing beside in a caring and appreciative manner.

Physical Description
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.

Primary Object Classification
Painting

Primary Object Type
portrait

Additional Object Classification(s)
Painting

Rights
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Keywords
ink
portraits

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