Tyrus Wong facts for kids
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Wong in 2014
|Died||December 29, 2016
|Known for||Movies, mural, painting|
|Awards||CAM Historymakers Award Disney Legends Award|
Tyrus Wong (traditional Chinese: 黃齊耀; simplified Chinese: 黄齐耀; pinyin: Huáng Qíyào; Cantonese Yale: Wong Chaiyiu; October 25, 1910 – December 29, 2016) was a Chinese-born American artist.
He was a painter, muralist, ceramicist, lithographer, designer and kite maker. Wong has worked for Disney and Warner Brothers. Wong's most famous work was for the Disney animated classic, Bambi.
Images for kids
A display of Wong's kites and other artwork at the Walt Disney Family Museum (2013)
The dragon mural in L.A. Chinatown painted by Tyrus Wong and restored by Fu Ding Cheng (1984)
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