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 Manfong Lee  (1913 - 1988)

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Lived/Active: Indonesia/China      Known for: genre, human activity, animals

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Birth
1913 (Guangzhou, China)
 
Death
1988

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Indonesia/China

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Lee Man Fong (November 14, 1913 - April 3, 1988) was a painter born in Guangzhou, China. His father, a merchant with ten children, brought him to Singapore. When his father died in 1930, Man Fong had to work hard to earn a living for his mother and siblings using his skill in painting ads and artwork. However, that was not enough for him.

In 1932, he moved to Jakarta, Indonesia. The tension between nationalist groups such as Persagi (Persatuan Ahli-ahli Gambar Indonesia, or Association o (showing 500 of 2200 characters).



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