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Portrait of Dr. Chao-Ming Chen

Description

Portrait of Dr. Chao-Ming Chen (1880-1961), seated with scroll. A native of China, Dr. Chen came to Baltimore, Maryland, in 1920 and became an instructor in Chinese language and literature at Johns Hopkins University. A community leader and also an importer of Asian art objects, Dr. Chen lectured on the topic of Asian art for local organizations and exhibited at museums in the Baltimore and Washington, D.C. area.

Date

1958-03

Collection Number

B##

Dimensions

5 x 7 inches

Object ID

B502-A

Extent

1 negative (from group of 3)

Catalog Number

B502

Resource ID

8524

Notes

This collection is part of the larger Baltimore City Life Museum Collection, transferred to the Maryland Historical Society (now Maryland Center for History and Culture) in 1998.

Digital Publisher

Digital resource provided by the Maryland Center for History and Culture

Rights

This digital image is made available here for private study, scholarship, and research. Commercial and other uses are prohibited without the permission of the Maryland Center for History and Culture. For more information, visit the MCHC’s Reproductions and Permissions web page.