Ming Dynasty painting
During the Ming dynasty (1368–1644), Chinese painting developed greatly from the achievements in painted art during the earlier Song dynasty and Yuan dynasty. The painting techniques which were invent...
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Gu Zhengyi
Gu Zhengyi (simplified Chinese: 顾正谊; traditional Chinese: 顧正誼; pinyin: Gù Zhèngyì; Wade–Giles: Ku Cheng-i) was a famed Chinese painter active during the Ming Dynasty. His birth and dea...
Xie Huan
Xie Huan (simplified Chinese: 谢环; traditional Chinese: 謝環; pinyin: Xiè Huán; Wade–Giles: Hsieh Huan; active 1426–1452) was a Chinese painter of the early Ming Dynasty. He is bes...
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Wu School
Wu or Wumen School (Chinese: 吴门画派) is the term applied to a group of painters of the Southern School during the Ming period of Chinese history. It was not an academy or educational institution, bu...
Tang Yin
Tang Yin (Chinese: 唐寅; pinyin: Táng Yín; Cantonese Yale: Tong Yan; 1470–1524), courtesy name Tang Bohu (唐伯虎), was a Chinese scholar, painter, calligrapher, and poet of the Ming dynasty per...
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Hong Ren
Hong Ren, who is also known as Hongren, (Chinese: 弘仁; 1610-1663) was an early Qing painter and a member of the Anhui (or Xin'an) school of painting. His birth name was Jiang Fang. After the fall of th...
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Kun Can
Kun Can (髡殘) (1612 to after 1674) was a Chinese painter from Hunan who spent most of his life in Nanjing. He became a Chan Buddhism monk at an early age and in Nanjing was abbot of a monastery on Nius...
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Shang Xi
Shang Xi (Chinese: 商喜; pinyin: Shāng Xǐ; Wade–Giles: Shang Hsi; fl. ca. 1430–1440); was a Chinese mural and scroll painter during the Ming Dynasty (1368–1644). His specific bir...
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Cui Zizhong
Cuī Zǐzhōng (Chinese: 崔子忠; Wade–Giles: Ts'ui Tzu-chung; died 1644) was a Chinese painter during the Ming Dynasty (1368–1644).Cui was born in Laiyang in the Shandong province. His style n...
Zhe school (painting)
The Zhe School (浙派) was a school of painters and was part of the Southern School, which thrived during the Ming dynasty. The school was led by Dai Jin, traditionally considered its founder. The "Zhe" ...
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Xia Chang
Xia Chang (Chinese: 夏昶; pinyin: Xià Chàng; Wade–Giles: Hsia Ch'ang; 1388–1470) was a Ming dynasty Chinese painter and government official.Xia specialized in ink bamboo painting, following ...
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Four Masters of the Ming Dynasty
The Four Masters of the Ming dynasty (Chinese: 明四家; Pinyin: Míng Sì Jiā; "Sì" in Chinese is "four") are a traditional grouping in Chinese art history of four famous Chinese painters during the Ming dy...
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Zhang Han (Ming Dynasty)
Zhang Han (1511–1593) was a leading scholar-official during the Ming Dynasty (1368–1644) of China. Although eventually posted to serve in the capital at Beijing, Zhang was a native of the ...
Li Shida
Li Shida (Chinese: 李士达), was a Chinese Ming Dynasty painter. A native of Suzhou, Jiangsu Province, he graduated as Jinshi in the imperial examination in 1574, the second year of the rule of Emperor Wa...
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Wang Zhongyu
Wang Zhongyu (Chinese: 王仲玉; pinyin: Wáng Zhòngyù; Wade–Giles: Wang Chung-yü); Date of birth unknown, was a Chinese painter during the Hongwu era of the Ming Dynasty (1368–1398).Wang ...
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Xuande Emperor
The Xuande Emperor (Chinese: 宣德帝, Xuāndédì; 16 March 1399 – 31 January 1435), personal name Zhu Zhanji (朱瞻基), was the fifth emperor of the Ming Dynasty of China from 1425 to 1435. His era name means ...
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Bian Jingzhao
Bian Jingzhao (simplified Chinese: 边景昭; traditional Chinese: 邊景昭), styled Wenjin (文进), was a famed Chinese painter in the early Ming Dynasty. His birth and death years are unknown. He was a na...
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Xu Wei
Xu Wei (Chinese: 徐渭; pinyin: Xú Wèi; Wade–Giles: Hsü Wei, 1521—1593) was a Ming Chinese painter, poet, writer and dramatist famed for his artistic expressiveness. Revolutionary for its ti...
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Ji Sheng
Ji Sheng (simplified Chinese: 计盛; traditional Chinese: 計盛; pinyin: Jì Shèng; Wade–Giles: Chi Sheng), was a Chinese imperial painter during the Xuande era of the Ming Dynasty. His birth...
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Lin Liang
Lin Liang (Chinese: 林良; pinyin: Lín Liáng; Wade–Giles: Lin Liang) (ca. 1424-1500) was a Chinese imperial painter of plum, flower, and fruit works during the Ming Dynasty (1368–1644)....
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Zhao Yuan
Zhao Yuan (simplified Chinese: 赵原; traditional Chinese: 趙原; pinyin: Zhào Yuán; Wade–Giles: Chao Yüan) is a noted Chinese painter in late Yuan and early Ming Dynasty. His birth and deat...
An Zhengwen
An Zhengwen (Chinese: 安正文; pinyin: Ān Zhèngwén; Wade–Giles: An Cheng-wen); (Date of birth and death unknown) was an imperial Chinese painter during the Ming Dynasty (1368–1644).An w...
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Wen Zhengming
Wen Zhengming (simplified Chinese: 文征明; traditional Chinese: 文徵明; pinyin: Wén Zhēngmíng; Wade–Giles: Wen Cheng-ming, 1470–1559) was a leading Ming dynasty painter, calligrapher, ...
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Miao Fu
Miao Fu (simplified Chinese: 缪辅; traditional Chinese: 繆輔; pinyin: Miào Fǔ; Wade–Giles: Miao Fu), was a Chinese imperial painter during the Xuande era of the Ming Dynasty. His birth and...
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Qiu Ying
Qiu Ying (Chinese: 仇英; pinyin: Qiú Yīng; Wade–Giles: Ch'iu Ying; 1494? – 1552) was a Chinese painter who specialized in the gongbi brush technique.Qiu Ying's courtesy name was Shifu ...
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Lü Ji (painter)
Lǚ Jì (Lü Chi, traditional: 呂紀, simplified: 吕纪); ca. (1477-unknown) was a Chinese painter of primarily bird and flower works during the Ming Dynasty (1368–1644). His specific date of death is un...
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Xia Shuwen
Xia Shuwen (Chinese: 夏叔文; pinyin: Xià Shūwén; Wade–Giles: Hsia Shu-wen); Date of birth unknown, was a Chinese painter during the early Ming Dynasty (1368–1644).Little is known of Xi...
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Huang Ji
Huang Ji (simplified Chinese: 黄济; traditional Chinese: 黃濟; pinyin: Huáng Jì; Wade–Giles: Huang Chi), was a Chinese imperial painter during the Ming Dynasty. His birth and death years ...
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