Encyclopedia: Cao Buxing

Cao Buxing; Ts‘ao Puhsing; 曹不興

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Cao Buxing 曹不興

Lived: Unknown

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Served: Wu

Such a good painter, his pictures seemed to come alive.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: Ts‘ao Puhsing
Simplified Chinese: 曹不兴
Pronunciation: Cao2 Bu4xing1

Literary Appearances

Sanguozhi: Wu 18

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Historic (Confirmed)

Cao Buxing was so talented a painter that his pictures seemed to come alive. He was an ornament to the court of Sun Quan. (1)

1) Sanguozhi: Wu 18



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May 13, 2014