Jia Shigu or Chia Shih-Ku
Chinese, 12th century, male.
Active during the reign of the Song emperor Shaoxing (1131-1161).
Born in Kaifeng (Henan).
Painter. Religious subjects, figures, landscapes.
Jia Shigu was a painter of the Imperial Academy of Painting at Hangzhou, specialising in Buddhist and Taoist figures in the style of Li Gonglin (...