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Guanzhong Wu

 (1919 - 2010)
Guanzhong Wu was active/lived in China, France.  Guanzhong Wu is known for impressionist landscape, figure, animal and architecture painting.

Guanzhong Wu

Following is the artists's obituary, published in The New York Times.

Wu Guanzhong, Chinese Artist, Dies at 90
Published: June 27, 2010

HONG KONG — Wu Guanzhong, a master of modern Chinese painting, died Friday in Beijing. He was 90.

The South China Morning Post in Hong Kong said in an obituary that Mr. Wu was "one of the most important figures of 20th-century Chinese art."  In his last years, he gave generously to public museums.

He donated dozens of paintings to the Hong Kong Museum of Art, adding to a collection of previous gifts.  In a last gesture Friday, he added five more ink works, the state news agency Xinhua reported. The mus  ...  Displaying 750 of 8392 characters.

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About  Guanzhong Wu

Born:  1919 - Yixing, Jiangsu Province, China
Died:   2010 - Beijing, China
Known for:  impressionist landscape, figure, animal and architecture painting