Confucius by Wu Daozi

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Louis Le Grand
published on 29 November 2012
Confucius by Wu Daozi

No contemporary portrait of the Chinese philosopher Confucius (c. 551 to c. 479 BCE) survives but the most popular print during the Imperial period was taken from a now lost original by Wu Daozi (Wu Taoutsi) in the 8th century CE.

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Grand, L. L. (2012, November 29). Confucius by Wu Daozi. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/970/

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Grand, Louis L. "Confucius by Wu Daozi." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified November 29, 2012. https://www.ancient.eu/image/970/.

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Grand, Louis L. "Confucius by Wu Daozi." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 29 Nov 2012. Web. 21 Aug 2019.

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