Zhang Xuefu is from Zhenhai, Zhejiang Province. Good at Chinese painting, arts and crafts design. He studied western painting in his early years. After 1949, he successively served as the director of the art office of Shanghai art design company, the painter of Shanghai Chinese Academy of painting, the president of Shanghai Academy of fine arts, and the consultant and professor of the Academy of fine arts of Shanghai University. His works include "turning flood into water conservancy", "watching Opera under the moon", "high mountains and long rivers", etc.