Seal (East Asia)
A seal, in an East Asian context, is a general name for printing stamps and impressions thereof which are used in lieu of signatures in personal documents, office paperwork, contracts, art, or any ite...
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Wu Changshuo
Wu Changshuo (September 12, 1844 - November 29, 1927), born Wu Junqing, was a prominent painter, calligrapher and seal artist of the late Qing Period.Wu was born into a scholarly family in Huzhou, Zh...
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King of Na gold seal
The King of Na gold seal is a solid gold seal discovered in the year 1784 on Shikanoshima Island in Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan. The seal is designated as a National Treasure of Japan. The seal is belie...
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Sha Menghai
Sha Menghai (Chinese: 沙孟海; pinyin: Shā Mènghǎi, June 11, 1900—1992), born Shi Wenruo (沙文若), was a great master of calligraphy in China. He is widely regarded as the top one of Chinese modern a...
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He Zhen
He Zhen, also known as Zhou Cheng, Chang Qing, Xue Yu (1541 – 1606) was a Chinese artist during the Ming Dynasty, who specialised in carving personal seals. Along with his teacher Wen Peng, he w...
Seal carving
Seal carving, also seal cutting, or zhuanke in Chinese (篆刻), is a traditional form of art that originated in China, and later spread to East Asia. It refers to cutting a pattern into the bottom face o...
Small Seal Script
Small Seal Script (Chinese: 小篆, xiǎozhuàn), formerly romanized as Hsiao-chuan and also known as Seal Script, Lesser Seal Script and Qin Script (秦篆, Qínzhuàn), is an archaic form of Chinese calli...
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Seal knob
Seal knob (印纽), sometimes also seal sculpture, refers to the hardstone carving or small decorative relief at the head and front of a seal. The associated carving technique is called knob carving (纽刻),...
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Side carving
Side carving (simplified Chinese: 边刻; traditional Chinese: 邊刻; pinyin: biānkè) is a form of traditional seal carving techniques that originated in the ancient China. It was later introduce...
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Zhao Zhiqian
Zhao Zhiqian (Chinese: 赵之谦; 1829–1884) was a renowned Chinese calligrapher, seal carver and painter in the late Qing Dynasty, "the leading scholar-artist of his day." Zhao's seal carving had profo...
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Seal script
Seal script (simplified Chinese: 篆书; traditional Chinese: 篆書; pinyin: zhuànshū) is an ancient style of Chinese calligraphy. It evolved organically out of the Zhou dynasty script, arising i...
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Cheng Sui
Cheng Sui (1605–1691) Chinese 程邃, Pinyin Chéng Suì, was a Chinese landscape painter, poet, seal cutter, and calligrapher during the Qing Dynasty (1644–1912).Cheng was born in She County, Anhui. ...
Shao Peizi
Shao Peizi (Chinese: 邵裴子; 1884–1968), was a Chinese calligraphist, seal artist, educator and economist. Shao was twice President of Zhejiang University in history.
Shao was born in Hangzhou, the c...
Wang Shishen
Wang Shishen (1686–1759) was a Chinese painter and calligrapher during the Qing Dynasty. Wang was native of Xiuning in the Anhui province during the Qing dynasty. His style name was 'Jinren' and his s...
Wang Mian
Wang Mian (Chinese: 王冕; pinyin: Wáng Miǎn; Wade–Giles: Wang Mien) (1287–1359) was a Chinese painter during the Yuan Dynasty (1271–1368).Wang was born in Zhuji the Zhejiang province. ...
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