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date: 12 November 2019

Ouyang Xiu or Ngeouyang Sieou, Ouyang Hsiulocked

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Chinese, 11th century, male.

Born 1007, in Luling (Jiangxi); died 1072.

Art theorist.

Ouyang Xiu was a famous statesman, known as a man of letters and an aesthetician. As with many men of letters, his writings turn to art criticism when dealing with the many inscriptions he selected for the ...

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