(1711 - 1758)
Xi Yun was active/lived in China. Xi Yun is known for landscape painting.
Biography Xi Yun
Yun Xi was the twenty-first son of the Kangxi emperor. He was made a beizi (earl) in the eighth year of the Yongzheng era (1730), and soon became a beile (marquis). When Emperor Qianlong ascended the throne, Yun Xi was made Shen Junwang (the Duke of Shen). Yun Xi was a very able artist, following both the ancient style of Dong Yuan and that of Wen Zhengming. He died in the twenty-third year of the Qianlong era, and the emperor Qianlong's sixth son Yong Rong was appointed as his heir.