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date: 23 August 2019

Wu Kuan or Wou K’ouan or Wu K’uan; Nickname: Yuanbo, Pseudonym: Paoanlocked

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Chinese, 15th century, male.

Born 1435, in Suzhou (Jiangsu); died 1504.

Painter, calligrapher. Landscapes.

Wu Kuan was a painter and a member of the Hanlin academy. He was president of the Office of Rituals and a great friend of Shen Zhou (1427-1509).

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