Bamboo Carving Hall
Bamboo carvings functioned as display objects on literati’s desks in their study, reflecting their refined feelings, aesthetic tastes, morality, and thoughts. This is one of the most important collections of bamboo carving in the country, both in quality and quantity.
Maitreya with Five Children,round bamboo carving by Zhu Songlin,Ming Dynasty
Seated Dongfang Shuo,round bamboo carving by Shi Tianzhang Qing Dynasty
Cup wich Coiled Pine, round bamboo carving by Qin Zijue,Ming Dynasty
Incense Burner with "Ladies Reading Together" Pattern,relief bamboo carving by Zhuang Shoulun,Qianlong reign,Qing Dynasty
Armrest with "Listening to Pine Trees" Pattern,relief bamboo carving by Wu Zhifan,Qing Dynasty
Armrest with "Lake Boating in Autume" pattern relief bamboo carving by YuQian,Ming Dynasty