Intangible Cultural Heritage: Lacquer Thread Sculpture in SE China

August 6, 2017
Editor: Arnold Hou
Photo taken on Aug 4, 2017 shows part of a lacquer thread sculpture, Xiamen, southeast China's Fujian Province. Lacquer thread sculpture is an art in southeast China which uses well-tempered lacquer threads to build decorative patterns. Originated in the mid-17th century, lacquer thread sculpture is listed as one of China's national intangible cultural heritages. [Xinhua]
Cai Shuikuang, a lacquer thread sculptor, works in Xiamen, southeast China's Fujian Province. [Xinhua]
Cai Shuikuang, a lacquer thread sculptor, shows a plate in Xiamen, southeast China's Fujian Province. [Xinhua]

 

(Source: Xinhua)

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