LOTS 1677 - 1686
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF WU BALING
Wu Baling (1904-1976) was born in Nanhai, Guangdong. He was the founder of the Yung Sheh Hiking Club. He joined Overseas Chinese Daily News in 1936 and was promoted to Chief Editor of the Hong Kong News section. During his tenure, he invited artists to inscribe on the cover of his publications, and befriended many Hong Kong local artists, including Zhou Qianqiu (1910-2006), Zhou's teacher Zhao Shao'ang (1905-1998) and other artists. Wu often joined their meetings and received many works from them.