ZHIWEI TU (Chinese, b. 1951). Seeing More, 2012. Oil on canvas. 24 x 20 inches (61.0 x 50.8 cm). Signed and dated upper ...
Seeing More, 2012
Oil on canvas
24 x 20 inches (61.0 x 50.8 cm)
Signed and dated upper right: Tu Zhiwei / Opam / 2012
Titled and signed verso: "Seeing More / by Zhiwei Opam"
Growing up in rural China, Zhiwei Tu's passion for art began when a skilled artist was hired to come to his village to paint a portrait of Mao Zedong. Tu saw this as a challenge and began to excel at his craft. Over the past 40 years he has received many awards and is one of the only living artists to have a museum named after him. He currently resides in Chicago, Illinois.
Condition Report*:Very good condition. Not framed.
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