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BaoShi Fu

 (1904 - 1965)
BaoShi Fu was active/lived in China, Japan.  BaoShi Fu is known for landscape and waterscape with figure ink painting, teaching.

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BaoShi Fu


Credited with revolutionizing Chinese ink painting, Fu Baoshi (1904-1965) is considered one of the most important Chinese artists of the last century.  From an apprentice in a painting shop to an art-history student in Japan, and later an diligent artist who traveled all over China to capture the country's landscape, forming his own style based on traditional artistry, Fu Baoshi continued his quest for artistic adventure throughout his life.

Fu Baoshi was born in Xinyu, Jiangxi Province.  He went to Japan to study the History of Oriental Art in the Tokyo School of Fine Arts in 1933.  He settled in Nanjing after he returned to China and was recruited by Xu Beihong to teach art history and painting at the National Centra  ...  Displaying 750 of 6135 characters.



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About  BaoShi Fu

Born:  1904 - Xinyu, Jiangxi Province, China
Died:   1965 - Nanjing, China
Known for:  landscape and waterscape with figure ink painting, teaching