ink on toned silk
Chester Fritz Library, East Asian Room
UND Art Collections Repository
Lin Fengmian (1900-1991) was a Chinese painter and art educator. As a pioneer of blending East and West in his works, Lin was best known for female figure paintings. He was also the first president of the National Academy of Art (presently, the China Academy of Art).
Modern Chinese painting of a Lady and a reproduction Chinese scroll
Chester Fritz did not leave any explanation on this painting, which is signed with Lin's name. While the authenticity of the painting has not been confirmed, the artistic style, subject, and signature correspond with Lin's other works.
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