• Dong Kingman - Portraits of Cities

    California Watercolor

  • $65.00


137 pages, by Dong Kingman

100 color illustrations, 50 black and white drawings

Hardcover - $65.00

This book contains 100 color reproductions, 50 black and white drawings, and the text. Forward by Alexander Elliott, former Art Editor of Time magazine, Herb Aoen the Pulitzer Prize winner, and the late William Saroyan. Also an extraordinary write-up by Julian Cravens, a San Francisco art critic, about Dong Kingman's first one-man exhibition in San Francisco, which made him a recognized artist overnight.

There is also the story about how Dong Kingman taught himself to paint, creating many magazine covers, posters for various occasions, art work for motion pictures like THE WORLD OF SUSIE WONG, FLOWER DRUM SONG, 55 DAYS IN PEKING, THE LOST HORIZON, etc.

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