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As China rises, top-selling painter looks to his roots

Blue-chip Chinese artist Zeng Fanzhi built up a lucrative career by looking to the West for inspiration and buyers, but a new retrospective in Beijing reveals an unlikely turn back towards China?s own aesthetics and traditions. It is a story increasingly common in the world's second largest economy, where an growing disillusionment with material wealth has sent a generation in search of a heritage lost.
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