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George Chann (1904 - 1994)

George Chann was born in Canton, China on Jan. 1, 1913. After arriving in California in 1922, Chann lived briefly in Stockton. By the late 1920s he had moved to San Francisco, and in the early 1930s he was living nearby in San Mateo. Shortly thereafter, he moved to Los Angeles where he studied at the Otis Art Institute on scholarships during 1934-41. Chann died in Los Angeles on May 26, 1995.

Exh: Calif. Art Club, 1941 (solo); CPLH, 1942, 1944 (solos); LACMA, 1942 (solo), 1943; De Young Museum, 1944 (solo); Foundation of Western Art (LA), 1945. His art was represented in Los Angeles at the Joan Ankrum Gallery and the Heritage Gallery in the 1960s through the 1980s on La Cienega Blvd, Los Angeles.

The value of Chann's paintings has risen exponentially. Chinese Contemporary Art has been collected in China, Europe & the United States.

- Artwork of George Chann at Heritage Gallery -

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Chinese Sea & The Boatman
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Chinese Sea & The Boatman

Chinese Sea & The Boatman, c. 1960s
15-3/4" x 12"
watercolor & gouache on paper

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