Mastering the Art of Chinese Painting: Xie Zhiliu (1910–1997)

February 6–August 1, 2010

Artist, Scholar, Poet

Xie Zhiliu was both a painter and a scholar, and in addition to his artistic oeuvre, he left behind a number of handwritten manuscripts. Reflecting the full range of Xie's scholarly interests, these writings record the paintings and calligraphic works he studied and admired. Also included are the artists' chronologies he constructed and excerpts from miscellaneous books.