LI MINGJIU (BORN 1939)
Scroll, mounted and framed, ink and colour on paper
66 x 63 cm. (26 x 24 3/4 in.)
Inscribed and signed, with one seal of the artist
Dated xinwei year (1991)
Born in Jilin, Li Mingjiu graduated from the Arts department at the Harbin Academy of Arts and became renowned for his landscape paintings. He is now professor in the Hebei Normal University's Fine Arts department and is vice-chairman of the Hebei Artists' Association. This is one of Li's paintings from the series depicting the Grand Canal. Using his nature and wonderful brushstrokes, Li fully expresses
Li Mingjiu Shanshui Hua Xuanji (Selected Paintings of Li Mingjiu), Hong Kong Gallery Publishing House, 1984, pl.80.
Hong Kong, Hong Kong Gallery, Landscape Paintings of Li Mingjiu, May 1994.
Singapore, Esplanade Arts Center, Landscape Paintings of Li Mingjiu, June 1994.
Hong Kong, City Hall Exhibtion Block, Landscape Paintings of Li Mingjiu, November 1998.
Hong Kong, City Hall Exhibtion Block, Landscape Paintings of Li Mingjiu, May 2005.