"The Four Artist in Yuan Dynasty" Artistic Beauty of Calligraphy Research
|Keywords||"The four artist in Yuan Dynasty" calligraphy Art style Aesthetic pursuit Escape|
This article adopts the study of literature, study of cases analysis and the methods ofstudy of comparative illustration to study the subject from the perspective of calligraphy artbeauty of "The four artist in Yuan Dynasty".First, we investigate the formation of the era background and ideological cultural basis of"The four artist in Yuan Dynasty" artistic beauty of calligraphy. Yuan dynasty is a period ofmore turmoil. The literati are in the shadow of feudal ethical code. The "hermit culture" and"literati set" of three Wu becomes destination of sentimental and aesthetic pursuit of "Thefour artist in Yuan Dynasty". They are under the influence of "retro" calligraphy style andbased on the practical life of self, creating the artistic beauty of their own ideas.Second, this paper expounds the grouping of "The four artist in Yuan Dynasty" cause,characteristic, style and form beauty of calligraphy esthetics thought."The four artist in YuanDynasty" calligraphy contains "Jin Tang Legacy", and the characteristics of literati paintingand calligraphy "escape" has been well written. Because of their calligraphy is under theinfluence of traditional calligraphy style, they are inspired pursue of Confucianism "FreeInaction" philosophy of life, advocating the unity of shape and spirit which unit the writingskills and the heart. Through the analysis of aesthetic pursuit and style of "The four artist inYuan Dynasty", we define their pursuit of “ancient testimonies to change” calligraphy style,and interpreting the influence of calligraphy style at that time and the combination of aestheticconnotation of the advocating "escape" the art of literati and "poetry, calligraphy, painting,seal".Finally, discusses the function and significance of "The four artist in Yuan Dynasty"calligraphy of the Ming for Qing dynasties and contemporary painting and calligraphy artdevelopment."The four artist in Yuan Dynasty" calligraphy have the importance of ancientopen for development of the literati paintings. The calligraphy esthetics thought of “do notpursue similar and do emphasize the personality” has an important theoretical guidance andpractical significance for subsequent painting and calligraphy art development.