"The reclining Buddha"
Wang Shuchen was born in Dandong City, Liaoning Province. He studied arts in the Northeast Lu Xun Arts and Literature Academy in Shenyang, Liaoning Province, for a short time. He joined the Northeast Film Studio in Changchun, Jilin Province, in 1949 and has worked as a director of animated cartoon films for more than 30 years. He has been doing cartoons and illustrations in his spare time. He was director and editor of the Art Film Studio in Shanghai. He was also member of the Editorial Board of Cartoon World Monthly.