Lu Shoukun was a Chinese ink painting master. Lu Shoukun was born in Ghangzou, China in the year 1919. The artist’s father was a painter and scholar.
Shoukun moved to Hong Kong from China in 1948. The artist was a leader in the New Ink Movement that took place in Hong Kong in the 1960’s and 1970’s.
Lu Shoukun passed away in 1975.
Price range information: Works range from $10,000 to $600,000.
Although he painted in an abstract style Shoukun enjoyed portraying the lotus flower.
His style of Abstract painting is compared to the artist Franz Kline.
Lu Shoukun had a fantastic sense of graphic design. His works that feature the red lotus flower with black abstract shapes are great examples of a minimalist brush work.