Shen Roujian or Shen Jou-Chien
Chinese, 20th century, male.
Born 1919, in Fujian.
Painter, wood engraver. Landscapes, seascapes.
Shen Roujian lives and works in Shanghai. His work is typical of post-1949 Chinese wood engraving in its realism, clarity of design and simple colouring, as well as in its subject-matter, boats, bridges, railways and factories under construction, driven by yet another great leap forward....