Wu Hufan was one of the most important experts of Chinese art in the early 20th century. He inscribed famous calligraphy and paintings with art commentaries (colophons). This book presents his biography and a critical discussion of his annotations on art in English language for the first time.According to Dong Qichang, the highest ideal in painting was to fuse the styles of the so-called Southern School masters from the Tang, Song and Yuan dynasties in a great synthesis. ... One does not know, how he could have become the a crown gloryaquot; of his time or the leader of many followers More ... Chen Duxiu, Wang Jiqian (C.C. Wang, 1907-2003) and Xu Bangda (born 1911) cherished the traditional approach to art. ... 329 Cited from Victoria Contaga#39;s preface, see Contag (1940).
|Author||:||Clarissa Von Spee|
|Publisher||:||Reimer Dietrich - 2008|