In 1956, Zhang Daqian, a master of traditional Chinese painting, went to visit Picasso, a famous modern western artist worldwide. After the meeting, Picasso brought out a bundle of paintings for Zhang Daqian to see. It turned out that they were all copies of Qi Baishi. Picasso said to Zhang Daqian, "Qi Baishi is really a great painter! He drew only one fish, but let people see the endless river … "Later, Picasso was invited to visit China, and he said wittily:" I dare not go, China has Qi Baishi. " The mutual infiltration and exchange of global culture and art is often like this. With romance and legend, colorful rainbows interweave between East and West. Writing the historical process of human civilization.
作者 : 齐白石
Author: Qi Baishi
Material: rice paper
Mounting size: 200x87cm
Core size: 130x65cm
As an artistic giant who influenced modern China and shone in the world of painting, old Baishi is the pride of the Chinese people and the people of Hunan. Baishi old man was born in Baishi shop, Xiangtan, Hunan province in 1864. he grew up in a poor family. he became an apprentice carpenter in 1877 and began to learn painting in 1890. in 1917, he fled chaos to the north and settled in Beijing two years later. Qi Baishi served as honorary professor of the National Beiping Art Institute, honorary president of the Chinese Academy of Painting and chairman of the National Artists Association. In 1953, he was awarded the title of "People's Artist" by the Ministry of Culture, in 1956, the World Peace Council awarded him the "Annual Peace Prize" and in 1963, the World Peace Council elected him "World Cultural Celebrity". The old man Baishi has been wandering from place to place all his life, but he has continued to write, explored hard all his life, followed nature, integrated the ancient and modern, established a new school and made great achievements. His artistic attainments have reached the peak and made great contributions to the Chinese civilization standing in the world's cultural and artistic forest.
With the rapid development of China's economy in recent years and the unprecedented prosperity of the art market at home and abroad, as the world-recognized peak of traditional Chinese painting art and the unparalleled historical position in the art world, Baishi's exquisite paintings have been warmly sought after by more and more people. The price of the art auction market has gone up all the way, repeatedly setting staggering auction records.
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