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Leaving China: An Artist Paints His World War II Childhood

Sunday, September 25

More dates through December 18, 2022

John M. Olin Library, Thomas Gallery

Leaving China is an exhibition of work by accomplished artist James McMullan that focuses on watercolor paintings about his childhood during World War II. Artist’s materials and artifacts are also included. McMullan’s work is also featured in the Kranzberg Art & Architecture Library where reproductions of his theatre posters are on view.

This exhibition was organized by D.B. Dowd Modern Graphic History Library Curator Skye Lacerte for Washington University Libraries in collaboration with James McMullan.

Event Type



Arts & Culture, Humanities & Society



University Libraries
Event Contact

Skye Lacerte | slacerte@wustl.edu

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