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    Five Watercolors by Madame Chiang Kai-shek

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    October 19, 2011-January 15, 2012

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    Five Watercolors by Madame Chiang Kai-shek

    Soong May-ling, Wellesley College class of 1917, began to paint in her middle age, and quickly distinguished herself as a gifted pupil. A 1952 feature on her watercolors in Life magazine proclaimed her “aptitude far greater than that of most amateurs.” Madame Chiang donated the paintings to Wellesley College, allowing future generations of students and Davis Museum visitors to enjoy and be inspired by her artistic work.
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    Soong May-ling, Wellesley College class of 1917, began to paint in her middle age, and quickly distinguished herself as a gifted pupil. A 1952 feature on her watercolors in Life magazine proclaimed her “aptitude far greater than that of most amateurs.” Madame Chiang donated the paintings to Wellesley College, allowing future generations of students and Davis Museum visitors to enjoy and be inspired by her artistic work.

    Pictured above: Madame Chiang Kai-shek, Chinese Orchid for Spring


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    106 Central Street
    Wellesley, MA 02130

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    Wed 11 am – 8 pm
    Thur–Sat 11 am – 5 pm
    Sun 12 pm – 4 pm

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    Phone: 781.283.2051

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