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The Ocean is the Dragon's World

1995 Hung Liu Born: Changchun, China 1948 oil on canvas, painted wood panel, metal support rod, and metal bird cage with wood and ceramic appendages A: 96 x 82 1/2 in. (243.8 x 209.6 cm) B: 34 x 5 5/8 x 2 1/4 in. (86.3 x 14.3 x 5.8 cm) C: 29 3/8 x 14 1/2 x 15 1/8 in. (74.5 x 36.9 x 38.4 cm) D: 1 5/8 x 14 3/4 x 1 5/8 in. (4.2 x 37.4 x 4.2 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Museum purchase in part through the Lichtenberg Family Foundation 1996.34A-D Not currently on view


Keywords

Ethnic - Chinese

Figure female - full length

Object - other - birdhouse

Occupation - other - aristocrat

painting

ceramic

metal

paint - oil

fabric - canvas

wood

About Hung Liu

Born: Changchun, China 1948