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Liu Dan

Ashmolean Museum, Oxford

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New Landscapes and Old Masters

Liu Dan (b. 1953) is one of China’s leading artists, at the forefront of the generation of painters who have been working in radically new ways in the traditional medium of ink.

The exhibition will include two new, ink paintings that owe a debt to Raphael, presented alongside Raphael drawings from the Ashmolean’s collection. Read more.

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Floating Rock

Floating Rock (2012), Liu Dan. Collection of Marcus and Debbie Flacks. © Liu Dan

Saint Benedict receiving Maurus and Placidus

Saint Benedict receiving Maurus and Placidus, Raphael. On loan from Eskenazi Ltd., London

Mingsha Diabolo (1)

Mingsha Diabolo (1) (2013), Liu Dan. The Xiling Collection. © Liu Dan

Scholar's Rock

Scholar’s Rock (2013), Liu Dan. Nanshun Shanfang Collection. © Liu Dan

Redefining 'Pleats of Matter'

Redefining ‘Pleats of Matter’ (2015), Liu Dan. On loan from Eskenazi Ltd, London. © Liu Dan

 

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