Wu Zhongxiong (1899-1989) Alternative Name: Chong Yung Woo
31.5 x 24.0 cm
12.4 x 9.4 in
Materials and Techniques
Ink and color on paper
Bird and Flower
Painting, Chinese -- 20th c.
Vertical Chinese ink painting. Depiction of swallow flying with cherry blossom tree in the background above the bird. Swallow is black with a grey under-body and an orange face. Tree has black and brown branches, green leaves, and pink blossoms. One fallen blossom is below the swallow and to the right hand side. Red Chinese seal in bottom left hand corner with seven Chinese characters directly above it.
Transcribed Chinese Text:
Elegant swallow pursuing the drifting flower Zhòng Xióng
"Swallow" (2020). C.Y. Woo Collection (Wu Zhongxiong 1899 - 1989). 45.
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