Special Exhibition of Paintings and Calligraphies Donated by Mr. K. Yung
Mr. K. Yung (1894-1983), formally named Zhaogeng, style name Xibai, pseudonyms Rong Zhai and Song Zhai, was born in Dongguan of the Guangdong Province. He was a famous paleographer and cultural relics connoisseur. He successively held teaching positions at Yanching University , Peking University, Lingnan University and Sun Yan-sen University. He also served as a member of the Antique Appraisal Committee of the Antique Institute in the Palace Museum, member of the Guangdong Provincial Cultural Relics Management Committee, and member of the National Committee of CPPCC.
In his late years, he donated all his collections, including Chinese paintings and calligraphies, letters by celebrities, books, to the nation. Receiving the largest number of collections by Mr. K. Yung, Guangzhou Museum of Art presents in this year the Special Exhibitions of Paintings and Calligraphies Donated by Mr. K. Yung, aiming at reorganizing the paintings and calligraphies donated by him through the exhibition catalogue. We selected more than five hundred works from more than one thousand pieces donated by him which are now in the museum's collection.
Calligraphy by Ni Yuanlu 400px × 1536px
Calligraphy by Liu Yong 400px × 784px
Calligraphy by Chen Hongshou 隶书七言联 400px × 865px
Calligraphy by Zeng Guofan 400px × 973px
Calligraphy by 400px × 174px
Calligraphy by Feng Minchang 400px × 1539px
Calligraphy by Deng Chengxiu 400px × 182px 400px × 524px
Calligraphy by Kang Youwei 400px × 715px
Calligraphy by Zhang Taiyan 400px × 870px
Calligraphy by Liang Qichao 楷书八言联 400px × 713px
Calligraphy by Lin Zhimian 400px × 1018px
Calligraphy by Zou Shouqi 400px × 370px