Wang Wei

Han Gan -- groom with two horses
This painting is by Han Gan (706-783 CE). As a young man, his studies were sponsored by Wang Wei, who was himself a painter besides being a poet.

Wang Wei

Wang Wei (701-761 CE)

Wang Wei — my translations

      from Wang Wei’s “Wang River Collection”

      See also Meng Haoran’s A memento to keep our friendship as I part from Wang Wei


      Main topic page: _ Chinese poetry


      There is an illustrated children’s book about Han Gan and his love of horses:

      Hong, Chen. The Magic Horse of Han Gan. Enchanted Lion Books, 2006. ISBN 1592700632. Hong, Chen. The Magic Horse of Han Gan. Enchanted Lion Books, 2006. ISBN 1592700632.

      Hong, Chen. The Magic Horse of Han Gan. Enchanted Lion Books, 2006. ISBN 1592700632

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