Hong Kong Art: Visual Archive

Yik Yuet Sek 易越石
Name in pinyin: Yi Yueshi
Also known as:
Place of birth: Hunan, China
Dates: 1912-2006
Art Medium: calligraphy,painting,seal carving
Yik is an expert in Seal-character research, who began his studies in Chinese painting, calligraphy, seal carving, and engraving in China during 1920s. He settled in Hong Kong in 1949. Yik specializes in the Stone Drum or Shihku style of calligraphy. His publication of penmanship on Shihku characters was released in Hong Kong in 1982. Yik is an ardent traveler, who often chooses scenes from his travels as the subject of his work. He has held solo exhibition in Hong Kong in 1978 and 1984. Yik has also held numerous solo exhibitions abroad, mainly in Asia.
[Landscape Painting] (1977) Ink on paper [Landscape Painting] (1977) Ink on paper [Ink Painting] (1978) Ink on paper [Ink Painting] (1978) Ink on paper
[Ink Painting] (1978) Ink on paper [Landscape Painting] 樓閣橫披山水 (1987) Ink on paper [Ink Painting] (1987) Ink on paper [Couplet in Seal Script] (1990) Ink on paper
[Calligraphy in Seal and Regular Script] (1994) Ink on paper [Couplet in Seal Script] (Not dated) Ink on paper [Couplet in Regular Script] (Not dated) Ink on paper [Couplet in Seal Script] (Not dated) Ink on paper
[Couplet in Seal Script] (Not dated) Ink on paper [Ink Painting] (Not dated) Ink on paper [Ink Painting] (Not dated) Ink on paper [Calligraphic Pattern in Ceramics in Seal Script] (Not dated) Ink on paper
 
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Last updated: 05 Apr, 2017.