Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

Images of Today, 1944
  • Ding Cong
    1916–2009
    born: Shanghai, China ; died: Beijing, China ; active: China, Hong Kong (present-day Hong Kong, China)
  • Images of Today, 1944, 1944, Republic of China (1911–1949)
  • Where object was made: China
  • ink, color on paper
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: center panel 28.6 x 149.9 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: center panel 11 1/4 x 59 in
  • Gift of Dr. William P. Fenn
  • Not on display
  • 1977.0101.b
Multimedia
Description
Label Text
Literature
Exhibitions

The second of three sections of original handscroll. This long middle panel depicts standing and seated figures. There is the rear portion of a car on the left side. There is a man with a sling and a crutch in the center right. There is a figure working at a desk on the right side.