Tang Yifang (1914-1980) was from Songjiang, Jiangsu Province. He received his art education from various masters, and worked with a number of publishing houses in Shanghai, including the Shanghai New Fine Arts Publishing House. He later became an art editor with the Shanghai People's Fine Arts Publishing House, and was attached to the Shanghai Chinese Painting Academy.
Tang was known for his Chinese paintings. He cooperated with Zheng Mukang.