Хань Гань (active ca. 742-756). Ночь-Сияющий Белый. В период правления династии Тан (618-907 гг.), ca. 750. Handscroll; чернила на бумаге. Метрополитен-музея, Нью-Йорк, Покупка, фонд Dillon Подарок, 1977 (1977.78)
Fan Kuan (范寬 990-1030) is known to be one of the leading artists of the Northern Song landscape painting. The most famous painting by Fan Kuan is titled “Travelers Amid Streams and Mountains.” It is one of the greatest example of the traditional Chinese landscape paintings and a model for all Chinese artists. This monumental painting is based on the Taoist principle of “becoming one with the nature”（天人合一）.
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Egungun, a Masked Ancestors of the Yoruba. The Yoruba people maintain a close connection with their deceased ancestors, whom they seek out for guidance and advice. These ancestors are believed to communicate with the living in many ways. One is through manifestation on earth in the form of masked spirits known as Egungun.