American Masters

Tyrus Wong at the advent of Chinese Modern home decor

Clip: Season 31 Episode 7 | 1m 23s

Tyrus Wong's skillful, inspired painting made its way into homes across America as Chinese Modern home decor became popular. His ceramics featured flowing designs of figures and tranquil scenes in nature.

Aired: 09/08/17

Rating: NR

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