Hanging scroll in cursive script

Qing Dyansty
207×41 cm

As a Manchurian of the Plain Yellow Banner, Tiebao (1752-1824) was a famous calligrapher in Qing Dynasty. His styled himself Yeting with the alternative names of Mei’an, Meiweng or Tieqing. His family name was originally Gioro and later Dong’e. Tiebao followed the style of Yan Zhenqing in regular script and Wang Xizhi and Monk Huaisu in cursive script. He was as well-known as famous calligraphers Liu Yong, Weng Fanggang and Yongxing.