Unique iron calligraphy in Anhui

Updated:Jun 23,2020 15:56 PM People's Daily Online

Zheng Shushan, a master of “Wushan Iron Calligraphy”, creates iron calligraphy works in his studio on June 16, 2015. (Xinhua/Xie Chen)

With a history of over 100 years, "Wushan Iron Calligraphy" is a specialty of Wushan town, east China's Anhui province. The Chinese characters are cold forged by hands with special skills that can produce the effect of hand writing.

The “Wushan Iron Calligraphy”. (Xinhua/Xie Chen)

Zheng Shushan, a master of “Wushan Iron Calligraphy”, creates iron calligraphy works in his studio on June 16, 2015. (Xinhua/Xie Chen)

Zheng Shushan, a master of “Wushan Iron Calligraphy”, creates iron calligraphy works in his studio on June 16, 2015. (Xinhua/Xie Chen)

Zheng Shushan, a master of “Wushan Iron Calligraphy”, creates iron calligraphy works in his studio on June 16, 2015. (Xinhua/Xie Chen)

Zheng Shushan, a master of “Wushan Iron Calligraphy”, creates iron calligraphy works in his studio on June 16, 2015. (Xinhua/Xie Chen)

Zheng Shushan, a master of “Wushan Iron Calligraphy”, creates iron calligraphy works in his studio on June 16, 2015. (Xinhua/Xie Chen)