(1889 - 1933)
Qifeng Gao was active/lived in China, Japan. Qifeng Gao is known for bird and animal image painting, plein air style.
A native of Panyu in Guangdong province, Gao Qifeng (1889-1933), original name Weng, was the younger brother of Gao Jianfu (1879-1951), with whom he learned painting in his early years before also going to Japan in 1907, to study under Tanaka Raisho (1868-1940).
He is also acclaimed as one of the "Three Masters of the Lingnan School." Gao successfully combined the poetic element of Chinese painting, Japanese plein air painting and Western techniques to develop a unique personal style.
The Lingnan School of Painting, Web, Feb. 2018