TUNG CHIAO (B. 1942)
Calligraphy - Literati at Heart
Scroll, mounted for framing, ink on gold-flecked colour paper
21.8 x 56.7 cm. (8 58 x 22 38 in.)
Signed, with two seals of the artist
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In his early years, Tung Chiao studied in the Department of Foreign Languages at National Cheng Kung University, and later went to the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, UK. He previously worked as the editor-in-chief of the Chinese edition of Reader's Digest, the editor-in-chief of Ming Pao Monthly and Ming Pao, and the Apple Daily in Hong Kong. Tung is a well-known essayist in Hong Kong, and published numerous essays.

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