Wang Meng

China • 1308−1385

Biography and information

The grandson of a prominent scholar, calligrapher and painter Zhao Manfu. Along with Juan Honwana, a Zhen, and No Tsunam is among the four masters of the yuan dynasty who refused to serve the Mongol emperors (unlike Zhao Manfu, etc.).

Desolate landscapes van man distinguishes the drama and complexity of composition.