Chen Yifei (陈逸飞), 1946-2005, was a famous Chinese classic-style painter, a central figure in the development of Chinese oil painting and is one of China's most renowned contemporary artists. In Chen Yifei paintings blend realistic technique and romanticism with Chinese subject matter, especially melancholic and lonely women
in traditional dresses. The painter became the forerunner of a new age in Chinese aesthetics, promoting a new sense of modernity and lifestyle. Upland Wind, the Chen Yifei artwork was auctioned off for $13.6 million in 2011. -- The Copyright of Scripts is Reserved by Toperfect.