Yuan Yao (painter)

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Penglai, one of the mythical islands. Hanging scroll by Yuan Yao

Yuan Yao (Yüan Yao, traditional: 袁耀, simplified: 袁耀); was a Chinese landscape painter during the Qing Dynasty (1644–1912). His specific years of birth and death are not known.

Yuan was born in Yangzhou in the Jiangsu province.[1] His style name was 'ZhaoDao'. Yuan primarily painted landscapes.


  1. ^ "Yuan Yao Brief Biography". Retrieved 2008-07-17.