Violet appropriate of Zhou Lianxia word, date snail plain, study name " house of snail plain poem " , was born at Hunan Xiangtan 1908, 14 years old only then learn a picture, early or late heart of Zheng Ning of Shi Congyin and white crane, the poem learns since 17 years old, master from bright red Gu Wei, the word learns from Jiang Meisheng again after. Drawing style of Zhou Lianxia is pure and fresh, fill in colors on a sketch is bright and clean, poetic word much well-turned phrase, have " with a chirp cry peotry anthology " , " elementary introduction learning a poem " (cooperate with Qu exuviate garden) etc. Her picture wind and poetic wind breath are interlinked, if be compared with her herself, have " picture if person " and " article if person " feeling.
Complete in both respects of Zhou Lianxia appearance, decorous wind is sent, person " Jin Guiguo person " . In former years Lu Shifu of Shanghai name cure photographs for her one frame, year about 20, setting is one window gauze, her concealed body after gauze, small dew half face, the person all gasps in admiration " beautiful and colourful " . Plum of ease of Zheng of expert of Fudan University professor, famous anecdotes says her posture Qing Liwan turns, if shed wind to answer snow, it is the beauty in paintress, "Itself is graph of a traditional Chinese painting of beautiful women " . Till seventy years of age year, still charm still is put. Narrate is in somebody Zhou Lianxia year go visitting her when close seventy years of age, see her raise one's hand is cast sufficient, frown and smile, still be like beautiful season girl, and do not lose authority wind model, be without feigned condition, adore unceasingly. Fudan University is famous one of numerous admirer that thunder of professor Su Yuan is Zhou Lianxia in those days, of late to already was being entered evening year Zhou Lianxia still highly praise " 70 still bend city " .
Zhou Lianxia is depending on her beautiful appearance and intelligence an wisdom, ably union is together, formed the moral character character with her flowery colour, active at group of Shanghai culture art humanness commend. Someone call Zhou Lianxia, Wu Qingxia, Liu Xiaoman 3 great beauties of Shanghai, zhou Lianxia's nobility is elegant, beautiful Qing Li of Wu Qingxia, of Liu Xiaoman accumulate book is tasteful, the name hears far and near. Somebody has seen Zhou Lianxia, had read statement of her poem of painting and calligraphy, exclaim is " day person " .
Tack of natural disposition of glow of week temper with fire is humorous, humorous and humor, in bound of painting and calligraphy of Shanghai poem word it is well known. One day, beijing painter Zhou Huaimin goes to Shanghai, wu Qingxia is entertained in the fete in the home especially, invite Tang Yun, Jiang Hanting, Chen Ju to come, Zhou Lianxia company. Between banquet, chen Ju will ask Jiang Hanting to make one covering of the fan, content is bridge Zhu Huadie, ask Tang Yun filling grass again, zhou Lianxia applique. At that time, proper midsummer, to prevent sweat be soiled, zhou Lianxia takes out lid of a big handkerchief to be on the other in part of covering of the fan from the bosom when applique. Tang Yun saw, joking path: "This handkerchief is so big, be man handkerchief? " Zhou laughs answer: "Yes. " Tang Yunjiang was seized, say: "Put in me 's charge! " Zhou maintains his composure path: "Go off with mights as well. " add: "What you take is the handkerchief that my son wipes drivel to use. " capacity audience dump, tang Yun is forced to laughing at handle handkerchief to return her. Once, zhou Lianxia sits to the idle in Home Wu Qingxia. Wu Qingxia has one huge case in seal sweet cabinet, long seek measure, 3 feet make broadness, therefore alone apricot is ligneous into, buy from Wu Zhong. Wu Qingxia says this is tailor-made for wintersweet of Peng Yulin draw. Zhou Lianxia hears, laugh to say to Qing Xia: "It is so ' Peng as complicated legal case ' . " its tack is humorous and such.
Period of Shanghai Gu island, zhou Lianxia is alone, deal with at bound of Shi Yi of painting and calligraphy, interact with guest of Chinese ink of numerous man of letters, be able to achieve success one way or another, answer freely, natural disposition is free and easy, regardless of trival matters, bring with all possible means the personage is chased after hold in both hands, a lot of tab reporters are chased like bee ask to interview like wild flower, almost everyday 56 tab publish his thing of alleged colourful Wen Yi, admire temporarily say for " refine the wife of one's teacher or master " . Face these, she not buy one word, laughed.