1777 - 1848 Huang Antao - Huang Yao's Great-Great Grandfather
Once I went to a bookstore because of an appointment to look at some paintings. I did not expect that among the paintings I would find something written by my great-great grandfather, Huang Antao.
1917 to 1933 Huang Yao's Early Life
Huang Yao describes some of his childhood in an article entitled, “My Father”.
1917 Birth year of Huang Yao
On his birthday 11 Feb 1975 (Lunar calender year), he painted the above painting and wrote on it that he was 59 years old (Chinese calculation is a year older), which made him born in 1917.There have been a number of accounts that Huang Yao was born anywhere between 1911 and 1917.