Carved Lacquerware



On par with cloisonne, ivory carving, and jade carving, carved lacquerware is recognized as one of the four great forms of craftsmanship in Beijing. Carved Lacquerware in Beijing features plain, solemn shape, delicate ornamentation, smooth color and lustre, and elegant appearance. It is also moisture-proof, heat resistant, acid and alkali resistant, and not deteriorating, together with the property of undeformable. 



Carved Lacquerware constitutes an important part of Chinese lacquering technology, as well as the essence of traditional arts and crafts in Beijing. It mirrors the superb craftsmanship and wisdom of craft artists in China, and exists as the treasure of Chinese traditional handicraft.