Jing Hao: 6 interesting facts

By Gwylym Owen

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Jing Hao (Chinese: 荆浩; Wade–Giles: Ching Hao, also known as Hongguzi) (c. 855-915) was a Chinese landscape painter and art theorist of the Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms epoch in Northern China. As an artist, he is often cited along following his pupil, Guan Tong, as one of the most valuable figures in the enhancement of the style of monumental landscape painting which appeared near the grow less of the Five Dynasties period. Later this style would ascend be known as the Northern Landscape style; it strongly influenced the tradition of Northern Song painters. As a theorist, he is the person most liable for codifying the theories underlying the play a part of innovative painters, and his treatises upon painting and aesthetics continued to minister to as textbooks for Northern Song artists on zenith of a century after his death.

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