art of chinese
THE FOUR TREASURES - Ink, the FIrst Treasure
The brush and ink are seen as inseparable as they are always used together, and together they are an integral part of a scholar’s work. Ink is treated with the utmost respect as a work if art cannot be created without it. It is said that it is easier to obtain gold than good ink. Ever since the Tang Dynasty, ink has been developed and each dynasty has its own famous ink makers. Due to the variety and quality of ink developed over the ages; its manufacture became an art form. Ink sticks are even seen as collectibles by scholars.
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