Yangzhou engraving printing originated in the Tang Dynasty, developed in the Song, Yuan, Ming, flourished in the Qing. In all historical periods, there are countless superb techniques of brushwork artists, gathered in Yangzhou, they pass the torbus, for the ancient city’s cultural prosperity has made great contribution. Qing Dynasty Yangzhou, engraving style has been throughout the county counties, the variety of its rich, as many, large-scale, high-quality, Zoran Ranzhao. The founding of Yangzhou Poetry Bureau laid the foundation for Yangzhou to become one of the important engraving centers in China at that time. The publication of “Full Tang Poems”, with its impeccable exquisiteness, marked the brilliant printing of Yangzhou. Today, Guangling Book Company upholds the rich cultural heritage of the ancient city, so far the community still has a collection of nearly 300,000 pieces of ancient books, but also to save a full set of engraving printing this unique “national essence” process, renowned at home and abroad. In recent years, after repeated research and development, they have revived the “ancient calligraphy process in China” and were hailed as “living fossils” by experts, thereby adding more rich connotations to the engraving printing of Yangzhou.
If the invention of writing and writing enables the idea to be preserved for a long time, then the printing of this great copying activity will make knowledge transcend the limitations of individuality and become the result of civilization shared by the general population and even all human beings. In a sense, the light of wisdom of civilization is just to disperse the fog of ignorance through printing and reading and to bring humankind into the era of universal popularization and prosperity. However, we can not forget that this knowledge started with the engraving of ancient China due to the widespread civilization of print. Engraving and printing is not only widely used in various fields of ancient Chinese social life by its numerous species, but also one of China’s most outstanding contributions to world civilization. It has made a great leap forward in the dissemination of knowledge and information both qualitatively and quantitatively, and thus has become a powerful driving force for social development, religious prosperity, popularization of science, technological progress and cultural exchange. You want to understand how the development of engraving printing it? Do you want to know the role of engraving printing in the process of ancient Chinese society and even human civilization? Do you want to know how the engraving is produced? Come on, friend, let’s walk into China engraving printing museum.
Yangzhou is a general history of the city. The princes, who were seceded here during the Han dynasties, exploited the local superior geographical conditions to develop their economy, bringing Yangzhou the first great prosperity in history. In the Sui and Tang dynasties, the opening of the Grand Canal once again provided an opportunity for the development of Yangzhou. With the unprecedented prosperity of the Tang Dynasty, Yangzhou also became an important port of transportation for important materials such as grain, salt and iron, and an important port for transportation at home and abroad. Actually, Has become the country’s economic and cultural center, attracted many literati solicitors come for Yangzhou left a brilliant page. Ming and Qing Dynasties, the bud of capitalism Yangzhou economy has been rapid development, Kangxi and Qianlong repeatedly “patrolled”, but also to Yangzhou unprecedented prosperity. The past of Yangzhou is another sad history. The struggle of the ruling class has left the people of this region under the scourge of war and has become “a Chinese city” many times.
“Luxury Falls, see the real sun,” the cloud of history has long been dispersed, the Millennium Heritage speechless to tell the past, the prosperous and heroic. Yangzhou history, has accumulated profound historical and cultural heritage, but also left a large number of valuable historical evidence for her offspring. Yangzhou Museum relies on unique favorable conditions for sustainable development. From the Neolithic cultural relics to the metal wares, ceramic jade wares, celebrity calligraphy and painting, and all kinds of carved works of art since the Spring and Autumn Period and the Warring States Period, most modern masterpieces have been collected. In particular, the ancient engraving printing, Yangzhou still retains a large number of precious ancient plates and engraving printing traditional skills, has become a world cultural heritage.
The Yangzhou Museum is located on the west side of Mingyue Lake, Xingcheng District, Yangzhou with a total area of 36,216 square feet. Together with the Yangzhou Library and Yangzhou Concert Hall, the Yangzhou Art Center forms a unique architectural style that reflects the harmony between man and nature, the structure and the natural environment of Yangzhou The Museum was established in 1951 for more than 60 years. The staff made joint efforts and made outstanding achievements in the acquisition, preservation, research, exhibition and cultural exchanges of other institutes. As the art of ancient Chinese museums, the Museum of Yangzhou has a collection of 30,000 precious works of art, Yangzhou is the largest collection, research and leisure center, Yangzhou is also a youth patriotism education base, completed in October 2005, the new building has five permanent exhibition Guangling tide – the story of the ancient city of Yangzhou Eight Eccentric Artists Painting and Calligraphy Hall, Painting and Calligraphy Hall, National Treasure Hall, Ancient Art Carving Hall and Temporary Exhibition Hall In August 2003, the China National Printing Museum was established in the State Council to approve the blockade of 300,000 rare ancient books as its main collection with the goal of collecting and protecting it. It is in the research and dissemination of ancient printing culture The museum has two exhibition hall: China and India Museum, Yangzhou block printing museum
Yangzhou Shuangbo Pavilion positioned as Yangzhou Yangzhou Museum’s largest collection of cultural relics centers, academic centers for the arts, cultural and leisure centers for citizens, teenagers and cultural patriotism education base. Museum is to protect, collect, display cultural relics institutions, the use of cultural relics to convey to people all kinds of historical information, is not for profit for the purpose of the unit. Yangzhou Double Bo Museum has become a symbol of Yangzhou cultural construction, a showcase of Yangzhou traditional culture and modern civilization, one of the most important window.