Book: Contemporary Vietnamese Art

Category: Contemporary Art

Unit Price: US $125.00

Description: Tran Hau Tuan, perhaps Vietnam’s best-known collector, has published a richly detailed book with extensive information on each of the artists featured, from the old masters to the leading painters today.

“Personal sympathy is the main factor which prompted me to collect, particularly focusing on the works of the artists I was lucky enough to be acquainted with, “ says Tuan. “I quietly came to them and watched them work, living and loving, rejoicing and grieving. I understood them better through their paintings. I am convinced that painting is one of the most valuable spiritual and cultural achievements in Vietnam in the past half-century.”

Published in 1995 by the Tran Hau Tuan ,HaNoi, VN. 190 pages, hard cover, 25 cm x 35 cm. Trilingual – Vietnamese, English, French.

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