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reesetee commented on the word lingnan school
I hear it! I've been a fan for some time, but it only dawned on me when reading this page that it's a specific school of painting. Thanks, madmouth. :-)
September 17, 2009
rolig commented on the word lingnan school
You hearing this, ReeseTee?
September 16, 2009
madmouth commented on the word lingnan school
it's a real pity that only such small details from Li are available online; the larger stuff is really arresting--especially bird portraits. Lingnan painters seem to be in love with birds.
Wow, thanks, MM! I didn't know about this. I love the pictures by Li Fuhong! Very Zen.
a 20th century school of Chinese nature painting that plays with Western techniques and concepts in order to view archetypal subjects with a different eye.
some details from paintings by Li Fuhong, a fairly recent Lingnan master here, here and here.
some pieces by older master Gao Jianfu here, Ju Chao here and Chen Shu Ren here
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