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Untitled (Though one should in battle conquer a thousand times, he who conquers himself has the more glorious victory.)--Buddha. From the series Great Ideas of Eastern Man.

ca. 1959-1960 Chi-kwan Chen Born: Peking, China 1921 ink on paper mounted on paperboard sight 26 1/2 x 7 7/8 in. (67.2 x 19.9 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Container Corporation of America 1984.124.65 Not currently on view


Dress - ethnic

Figure male - full length

Religion - Buddhism - Buddha



paper - wove paper


About Chi-kwan Chen

Born: Peking, China 1921