Home Page
  Help & Instructions
 
 Wen Zhengming (1470 - 1559) 
Search: Google  Yahoo  MSN  Amazon
Artists who influenced Wen Zhengming
Chinese painter, calligrapher, and scholarly figure. Born to an established family, Wen Zhengming was by nature sensitive and withdrawn, and it was not until age 53 that he emerged from his scholarly isolation, receiving the recognition of the court with his appointment to the Hanlin Academy. He stayed there for only three years and then retired to produce his best-known works. He was expert at th ... more (Google)Artists who were influenced by Wen Zhengming

Shen Zhou

Old Trees by Cold Waterfall
(National Palace Museum)

First Prose Poem on Red Cliff
(Detroit Institute of Arts)

Qiu Ying

Tang Yin

Forest in Early Spring

Bare Trees in Winter
(British Museum)

Lu Zhi
 
Living in Mountain

Village in Rain
(Museum of Fine Arts, Boston)

Chen Chun
 
East Garden
(Palace Museum)

Ode of Red Cliff (detail)

Dong Qichang