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Potters file

    Su Kesong (dates of birth and death unknown) A famous potter in the late years of the Ming Dynasty. His birthplace was unknown. He was good at vessels and was a genius in copying and applying the Jun glazes. His works is rigid in forms, exquisite in carv...[Click more]

Huang Bing (Approx. 1815 – 1894 )
    Styling himself “Yun Qu”, “Yun Yu” and “Yunyu” and titled “Haiwan Junshi” (Lay Buddhist of the Bay), Huang Bing was one of the most influential potters in Shiwan at the end of the Qing Dynasty and he was good at birds...[Click more]

Chen Weiyan (the Guangxu Period of the Qing Dynasty - 1926)
    His alternative name was Yangyun Jushi, or Chengyi Daoren. His another name is Hui Nan and his ancestral home was in Shiwan. He was one of the most famous potters at the end of the Qing Dynasty ...[Click more]

    (1889- 1936) As a native of Jiujiang, Nanhai County, Pan Yushu’s name was Lin and styled himself Yushu. He was one of the most famous ceramic artists at the end of the Qing Dynasty and the beginning of the Republic of China. He was a talented figure scul...[Click more]

Huo Jin (dates of birth and death unknown)
    As one of the most famous potters in the Republic of China, Huo Jin was gifted in the animal sculptures and figures, especially the cow sculptures, so that he was praised as “Huo Jin Cow”. The cows he made lo...[Click more]

Wen Songling  (dates of birth and death unknown)
    His name was Qi and he styled himself “Song Ling”. He was called “Lame Marvel” because he had a lame foot. As a potter of strong character and artistic talent, he was good at figures. He preferred cre...[Click more]

    (1907-1958) His original name was Ou Deqian, a native of Xihui County of Guangdong Province. He was one of the most famous ceramic artists in contemporary Shiwan and a talent in animal sculptures. By applying the decorative technique of “Thin Hair of Bod...[Click more]

     Liu Chuan (1916- 2000)His another name is Liu Yongchuan and he was the Arts and Crafts Master of China. His ancestral home was in Shunde, Guangdong Province, but he was born in Shiwan. Liu Chuan was well-known for his figure sculptures and ...[Click more]

    Zhuang Jia(1931-2006)Arts and Crafts Master of China and a native of Puning County, Guangdong Province. Zhuang Jia has insisted on his art principle of “learning from the nature before from the ancestors”. He is good at sculpting figures, highlighting th...[Click more]

    Arts and Crafts Master of China and a native of Shiwan, Guangdong Province. His ancestral hometown was in Shunde, Guangdong Province. Born in 1937, he has focused his efforts on pottery figures. By developing and promoting the traditions, he has gradually f...[Click more]

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