Chinese artists by Michel Nau - Ding Fuzhi  丁辅之   
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

Din Cong

 
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丁聪

 
     
 

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1916

Ding Cong, pseudonym Xiao Ding ( Little Ding )  ( 1916-2009 ) was born in Shanghai, China.

 

His father, Ding Song, an avant-garde caricaturist, refused to teach him drawing.

   

1930

He started drawing caricatures.

   

1940

He participated in the major caricature exhibition of Chongqing, with :   

 

Zhang Guangyu, Ye Qianyu, liao Bingxiong, Shen Tonheng, Te Wei, Yu Suoya and Zhang Wenyan.

   

1942

During the war, he went to Chengdu and tried sketching outside, in Sichuan.

   

1944

On his return, he created Faces and current phenomena in images that made him famous.

   
 

He was also known for his illustrations of the works of Lu Xun ( 1881-1936 ) and Lao She

 

( 1899-1966) and his contribution in various newspapers and magazines.

   

1949

 He was assistant editor of the China Pictorial of Beijing.

   

1957

He stopped drawing until 1979.

   

2009

He died on May 26 in Beijing at the age of 93.

   
   
 

Danièle Sicard

 
 

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biography

 
 

texts :Guo Mei Wei Li Min Zhu

 
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isbn : 9787214064691

 
     
     
     
     
 
       

 
 

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