WU CHANGSHUO (1844-1927)
Ink and colour on paper
height 51.2" — 130 cm.
signed and dated to 1920, three artists’ seals
Modern Chinese Paintings from the Ting Yulou Collection, Hong Kong. The owner of this collection is a Hong Kong artist who befriended many of the Chinese modernist painters. He recounts that he spent many Saturdays and Sundays playing mahjong or having tea while discussing art with personalities such as Zhao Shao'ang, Yang Shan Shen, and Yang Zhiguang. Over the years, he has amassed a large collection of paintings from these masters
Ting Yulou Collection, Hong Kong
An artist from Hong Kong, Ting Yulou befriended many of the Chinese modernist painters. According to his stories, he spent many Saturdays and Sundays playing mahjong and drinking tea while discussing art with such personalities as Zhao Shao'ang, Yang Shan Shen, and Yang Zhiguang. Through these relationships and his connections with fellow artists, Ting Youlu has built an outstanding collection of work from the masters.