Chinese Calligraphy Technique and Learning – The Finishing Touch on a Calligraphy Artwork – Adding the Inscription

 

What is an Inscription of a Chinese Artwork?

The inscriptions works of Chinese calligraphy or painting have a similar function to the signatures on Western artworks. They tell the viewer who wrote or painted the composition, but they may also relate more information about the context of the writing or painting: where it took place, when, and for what purpose.

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