Who is Li Di?

Li Di (Chinese: 李迪; pinyin: Lǐ Dí; Wade–Giles: Li Ti; c. 1100 – after 1197) was a Chinese imperial court painter in the Song Dynasty.

Di was born in Heyang (河陽 – present day Meng County (孟县) in Henan Province). He was noted for painting flowers, birds, bamboo, and animals in motion. Di was a zealot of the Academy of Worthies.

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