Apr. 01, 2020
As early as the Han Dynasty, Quyang stone carving art was used in the construction industry. During the Northern Wei Dynasty, Quyang stone carving formed its own unique style. At the end of the Qing Dynasty, Quyang stone carving artists such as "Xiange" and "Danzhimei" won the second place at the Panama International Art Fair. Therefore, there is a saying that "the world is called Quyang stone carving". Since the founding of the People's Republic of China, Quyang stone carving artists have participated in important projects such as the top ten buildings in the capital, the restoration of the Tiananmen Square, the Monument to the People's Heroes, the Chairman Mao Memorial Hall, and the Tianjin Luanlujin Monument. Five works by the national arts and crafts master Lu Jinqiao, such as "The Lying Beast Guanyin" and "The Three Great Officials", were selected as treasures by the state and were collected in the Treasure Hall of the China Arts and Crafts Museum. The art of Quyang stone carving adheres to the combination of realism and romanticism. It uses techniques such as round carving, embossing, and line carving to integrate perspective, anatomy, and aesthetics into the stone carving. , Beautiful shape, free form, delicate workmanship. There are many kinds of Quyang stone carvings, including antique works, modern portraits, various architectural decoration items and home decoration items, and they are sold in more than 80 countries and regions such as Japan, the United States, Canada, Thailand and Singapore.