Friday, April 21, 2017

Yun Gee: A Modernist Painter

Marlborough Gallery
October 19 – November 19, 2005























CATALOG

photograph of Yun Gee

Yun Gee, an International Modernist
essay by Ilene Susan Fort

Untitled (Nude Reclining; circa 1925)
Sun Bathers (1932)
Modern Apartment (1932)
Merry-Go-Round (1932)
Head of a Man (1927)
Female Portrait (1927)
Untitled (The Traditional Family; circa 1940)
Untitled (Two Flowers in Tall Grass; circa 1940)
Untitled (Two Large Flowers on Branches; circa 1940)
Untitled (Landscape in Chinese Style; no date)
Edouard Champion (circa 1936)
Untitled (Man Dancing with Sword; circa 1930)
Untitled (Dancing Figure; circa 1930)
Untitled (Standing Female Nude; 1932)
Untitled (Man with Hat; 1926)
Untitled (Abstract Nude; circa 1926)
Head in Profile and Figure (1926)
Self-Portrait (circa 1926–1927)
Untitled (Flowers on Long Stems; circa 1940)
Untitled (Landscape; 1927)
Untitled (Five Flowers on Branches; circa 1940)
Untitled (One Flower on Branches; circa 1940)
Untitled (Four Flowers in Tall Grass; circa 1940)
Untitled (Two Flowers and Big Leaves on Branches; circa 1940)
Color as History of the Atmosphere: Rotation of the Day (no date)
Color Theory (no date)
Geometrical Theory (no date)
Tri-King 4-D Chess (circa 1950)
Untitled (Harry’s Coffee) (circa 1930)
Untitled (Standing Female Nude; 1926)
Untitled (Male Figure Study; 1925)

Biography

(Next post on Friday: Yun Gee in 20th Century Chinese Art, 2006)

Friday, April 7, 2017

Yun Gee’s Tri-King 4-D Chess and Checkers





























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Chess, panel 1

Chess, panel 2


















Chess, panel 3


















Chess, panel 4


















Chess, panel 5


















Chess, panel 6


















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Checkers, panel 1



















Checkers, panel 2


















Checkers, panel 3


















Checkers, panel 4


















Checkers, panel 5


















Checkers, panel 6


















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TV Appearance

Publicity, page 1

Publicity, page 2

Publicity, page 3

Publicity, page 4

Publicity, page 5

Publicity, page 6

Publicity, page 7

Publicity, page 8
Advertisement in a 1954 issue
of Arts Magazine





















































































































































































Further Reading
Board Game Geek
Yun Gee and the Tri-King Checker and Chess Board
Patent
Tri-King Chess/Checkers (1954)
Yun Gee on eBay


(Next post on Friday: Yun Gee in 20th Century Chinese Art, 2002)