Chen Chong Swee

Artist ―

Chen Chong Swee (simplified Chinese陈宗瑞traditional Chinese陳宗瑞pinyinChén Zōng Ruì) was a Singaporean watercolourist belonging to the pioneer generation of artists espousing the Nanyang-styled painting unique to Singapore, at the turn of the 20th century. He was also one of the first artists in Singapore to use Chinese ink painting techniques to render scenery and figurative paintings of local and Southeast Asian themes.

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