(1892 - 1985)
Shaoyou Bao is known for paintings.
Biography Shaoyou Bao
A native of Zhongshan in Guangdong province, Bao Shaoyou was born in
Yokohama, Japan, and attended art school and university in Japan.
Invited by Gao Jianfu to return to China in 1927, he taught traditional
Chinese painting in Foshan Art Academy.
He moved to Hong Kong in 1928
and continued teaching in the next decades. Considered one of the
pillars of the second generation of Lingnan School painters, Bao
excelled in painting bird-and-flower, animal, and landscape works.