WANG Wei (Wáng Wéi 王维)

Timothy Wai Keung CHAN

Fu Sheng, as painted in this portrait by Tang dynasty artist and poet Wang Wei.

Wang Wei earned himself an enduring reputation in both poetry and painting. His greatest works in both art forms involve themes of reclusion or subtly portrayed political and natural landscapes.

Wang Wei earned himself an enduring reputation in both poetry and painting. His pen name, “Mojie,” was adopted from the Buddhist sutra (one of….

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