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Xiling Seal Art Society

Closed Now: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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good quality collection of Chinese Caligraphy brushes

For those interested in Chinese art , caligraphy ..., this is a good place to spend some time to... read more

Reviewed November 8, 2012
vinerlies
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Immersion in traditional Chinese culture

It was a lovely walk across a bridge and through gardens to the Xiling Seal Art Society. I was... read more

Reviewed May 16, 2018
fitzfloyd
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Melbourne, Victoria
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No.31 Gushan Road, Xihu District, Hangzhou 310002, China
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Reviewed May 16, 2018

It was a lovely walk across a bridge and through gardens to the Xiling Seal Art Society. I was fascinated to find out what this place was about - the idea of stones seals seemed so remote to me. I discovered that the Society was...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed December 25, 2015

If you are interested in Chinese traditional culture and classical beauty of gardening, a jaunt to Xiling Seal Engravers’ Society is worth your time - exploring for 2 hours. Originally established in 1904, Xiling Seal Engravers’ Society (西泠印社) in Hangzhou is an association devoted to...More

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank Ruqin
Reviewed December 19, 2015

Chinese calligraphy is one art form of the complex Chinese character alphabet. Carving stone seals (or stamps) is another, and no person of any position of importance would be without his own "chops" or seals, to sign important documents and impress others with how important...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank David B
Reviewed November 8, 2012

For those interested in Chinese art , caligraphy ..., this is a good place to spend some time to look around, found one outlet in a side alley along HeFang Street. not much of visitors, a good place to browse .

Date of experience: November 2012
1  Thank vinerlies
Reviewed January 5, 2012

Basically had business trip to Shanghai & suggested that to drop by at Hangzhou for visiting some attraction places. However, I had been few places but this temple will never forget the green environment with nice scenary (like in the forest). There are few big...More

Date of experience: September 2011
Thank Ong A
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