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Yu, Chengyou (1953 - Present)

Affection of the Banyan Tree

Medium: Woodblock Print
Date: 1996
Size (H x W): 20.5 x 19.5 (inches)
Seals: Chengyou
Edition: 15/150
Provenance: From a European collection
Signature: Yu Chengyou
Condition: Very good color, impression and state, light soiling and creases in margin area only


About the artist

Yu Chengyou, born in Shandong province, is one of today’s most popular Chinese printmakers at home and abroad. His early prints create a strongly traditional atmosphere as he depicts vases, bowls, and fans against a backdrop of calligraphic classical poetry. Since 2000, Yu Chengyou’s focus has shifted to the natural beauty of the Chinese landscape. Yu Chengyou has since created many beautiful traditional landscape prints. He serves as deputy director of the Heilongjiang Province Art Museum and is a member of the China Artists Association.