Ying Yeping (应野平)
Ying Yeping (1910) hails from Ninghai, Zhejiang Province. He was taught at home and started specializing in nature painting when he was 16. In 1949 he established himself as a specialized painter in Shanghai and took up teaching as a Professor at the New China Art School. After 1949 he also took up the position of deputy head of the editorial office at the Shanghai People's Fine Arts Publishing House. In 1960 he became a Professor at the Shanghai Art School, and in 1983, he became a Professor at the Arts Department of Shanghai University.
Ying excels in nature painting, calligraphy and art education.
Zhongguo meishuguan (ed.), 中国美术年鉴 1949-1989 (Guilin: Guangxi meishu chubanshe, 1993)