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YUN SHOUPING (1633 - 1690), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
YUN SHOUPING (1633 - 1690), Painter, draughtsman

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Chinese, 17th century, male.

Born 1633, in Wujin (Jiangsu); died 1690.

Painter, draughtsman. Landscapes, flowers.

Qing dynasty.

During the disorders that accompanied the Manchu (Qing) invasion in the 1640s, Yun Shouping’s father, Yun Richu, a Ming loyalist from Jiangsu, lived in hiding in Fujian where he had become a Buddhist monk in order to conceal his activities. Yun Shouping became separated from his father and

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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