Sheng Mao

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Sheng Mao, Autumn Boat Trip on the River, National Palace Museum, 1361

Shèng Mào (Sheng Mao, traditional: 盛懋, simplified: 盛懋); was a Chinese landscape painter during the Yuan Dynasty (1271–1368). His specific dates of birth and death are not known.

Sheng was born in Jiaxing the Zhejiang province.[1] He was taught by Chen Lin, and later by Zhao Mengfu. Sheng's paintings of landscape and human figures utilized a delicate style with beautiful colors.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Shèng Mào Brief Biography". Retrieved 2008-07-11. 

External links[edit]

  • Sung and Yuan paintings, an exhibition catalog from The Metropolitan Museum of Art Libraries (fully available online as PDF), which contains material on Sheng Mao (see list of paintings)