Calligraphy in Cursive Script
Ink on Silk, 74 x 20 1/2 inches
Wang Duo (1592-1652) Ming Dynasty [王铎]
Wang Duo was born in Mengjin, Henan Province. He is also known by his literary names of Shiqiao, ChiAn, etc. He was reconized during the Ming Dynasty and was appointed as the Scholar of the court in the Qing Dynasty. He was famous of his style to add importance to expressing emotion in his calligraphy.