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Chiang Su
Nationality: 
chinese
Gender: 
Female
Woman painter of the Ch’ing dynasty period, wife of the painter Wang Ching, who was known to be active between the reigns of K’ang-hsi (1662-1722) and Ch’ien-lung (1736-1795). Came from Ch’ang-shou in Chiangsu province, moved with her husband to Sungchiang, a center for artistic activity. (See letter from Patricia Berger, Curator of Chinese Art, Asian Art Museum of San Francisco, dated 23 December 1982, in drawing file.)