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Qi Sha’s old house

Qi Sha (Chinese:沙耆), 1914-2005. An oil painter. He unfortunately got psychology sick in 1946. However he was very fortunate that his family and the government took care of him very well, so he could live long and worked on art in late of his life.

Address: Sha villge, Tangxi Town, Yin xian district, Ningbo city, Zhejiang Province, China(Chinse:浙江省鄞县沙村).

He studied from Beihong Xu in 1937, in the same year he went to Royal Art college of Bellgium to study from Painter ABastien. He ever studies in Shanghai Changming Art School(Chinese:上海昌明艺专), Shanghai Academy of Fine Arts(Chinese:上海美专), Hangzhou Academy of Fine Arts(Chinese: 杭州艺专), Art department of Central college(Chinese: 中央大学艺术系) for 9 years.

His art products:

shaqi's oil painting
shaqi’s oil painting

The old house:

shaqi's old house
shaqi’s old house

Zhifo Chen’s old house

Zhifo Chen(Chinese:陈之佛) (1896.9.23–1962.1.15) ever leart at the jintang school, in 1916, he graduated from a texture school in Hangzhou(Chinese: 杭州甲种工业学校机织科), and stayed in the school for teaching the patterns. In 1918, he went to Tokyo of Japan for further study the patterns in an artist school(Chinese:日本东京美术学校工艺图案科), as one of the earliest student to study industrial art abroad to Japan.

Zhifo Chen is a great master of modern Chinese painting, one of the most accomplished modern painter. His fine brushwork birds and flowers show a new vitality. Chen Zhifo has completed only 500 pieces of creation, creating a new miracle in the field of modern Chinese fine brushwork and painting. Known as Chen in the title “South Chen North Yu” (Chinese: 南陈北于, Yu refers to 于非闇, another artist).

Here are some of his art works.

chenzhifo’s art work
chenzhifo’s art work

His old house locates at Xiaoji north lane, Hushan, Cixi, Ningbo of China, which is built by his grandfather. It’s about 957.74 square meters, a traditional house with south of the Chang Jiang river style.

chenzhifo's old house
chenzhifo’s old house