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Yang Qiyu

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    Yang Qiyu was renowned as a contemporary knight of the brush experienced in blue and green landscape painting. Yang was born in 1926 and died in 2008. Since he grew up under the nurture of his father, Yang Shixue, a fine arts teacher, intense fondness for calligraphy, painting and seal cutting was cultivated in his mind. During his study in the Department of Arts of Nanjing Central University, he ever learned under a number of famous painters, Fu Baoshi, Lu Zhifo, Yang Jianhou and Qin Yifu. Later, Yang was appointed as professor in the Department of Arts of Fujian Normal University as well as vice-president of Fujian Artists Association. There were a number of collections of his works published.