Tan Choon Ghee
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Tan Choon Ghee retrospective, 1957 to 1992. by Choon Ghee Tan

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Published by Art Gallery in Penang .
Written in English

Book details:

LC ClassificationsMLCM 93/00199 (N)
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1260372M
ISBN 109839018035
LC Control Number94942213

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  Tan Choon Ghee is one of the most established artists in Malaysia. Born in , Choon Ghee comes from Penang where he studied art at the Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts in Singapore in He would then continue to study at the Slade School of Art in . In , as the managing director of Art Salon @ SENI at Mont Kiara, Kuala Lumpur, I was proud to host his exhibition, titled 'A tribute to Tan Choon Ghee'.The exhibition was well received but sadly, he passed away soon after. It is a pleasure and privilege to have known such a famous artist, who in addition to watercolours, painted oil and ink paintings as well. 陈存义TAN CHOON GHEE( - ) 槟城老街 年作 水彩 镜框 Old Penang StreetWatercolor on PaperMounted and Frame 62x52cm Tan Choon Ghee (B. Penang, ) Big Ben, London, Tan Choon Ghee (B. Penang, Malaysia, ) Big Ben, London, A rare self-portrait captures Penang’s legendary watercolourist Tan Choon Ghee (Chen Cun-yi) as a strapping year-old, his gaze intent and his eyes beady. He shows a nondescript steely resolve, as if he were facing phantom imponderables.

Tan Choon Ghee was active/lived in Malaysia. Tan Ghee is known for painting. Tan Choon Ghee was a Malaysian Asian Modern & Contemporary artist who was born in Tan Choon Ghee's work has been offered at auction multiple times, with realized prices ranging from $ USD to $29, USD, depending on the size and medium of the ality: Malaysian.   Tan Choon Ghee b. Penang, - d. Hong Kong, ink and wash on paper 58 x 47cm PROVENANCE Private collection, Selangor, This piece by Penang legendary watercolorist Tan Choon Ghee is illustrated in a monochromatic manner which depicts a scene of a calming river somewhere in Hong Kong. Estimate: MYR4, - MYR6, Description: Throughout his lifetime, Tan Choon Ghee had sought inspirations from the streets of Penang, creating a body of work that captures the livelihood and daily activities of life on the island. His captivating streetscapes display diversity in a multicultural society distinguished by the figures' attire, occupation and dwelling.

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