Yi Yuanji (kineski: 易元吉; Wade-Giles: I Yüan-chi) (Changsha, Hunan, cca. 1000 [1] - cca. 1064) bio je kineski slikar iz doba Sjeverne dinastije Song, poznat po realističnom prikazu životinja. Prema navodima Roberta van Gulika, Yi Yuanjija su suvremenici posebno slavili zbog prikaza gibona.[2][3]

Yi Yuanji, "Majmun i mačke"


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  1. „I Yüan-chi”. Arhivirano iz originala 2011-07-22. https://web.archive.org/web/20110722105947/http://tech2.npm.gov.tw/english/dm/painting/selection/info/mainA-05.htm. 
  2. Robert van Gulik, The gibbon in China. An essay in Chinese animal lore. E.J.Brill, Leiden, Holland. (1967). There is a brief summary at [1]
  3. Thomas Geissmann, Gibbon paintings in China, Japan, and Korea: Historical distribution, production rate and context" Arhivirano 2008-12-17 na Wayback Machine-u . Gibbon Journal, No. 4, May 2008.