China Hunan embroidery intro
During the 19th
century (about 1810), embroidery is very popular in Hunan of
china .It has 100 years of history. Today, It forms a kind of
particular charm. Embroidery form Hunan province, Jiangsu
province, Guangdong Province, Sichuan Province exist
simultaneously as four famous Embroideries "in china.
Hunan embroidery has a long history and is very famous
aboard. Its works have strong value of decoration, appreciation
and collection. Hunan embroidery draft is based on Chinese
painting, and embroidery arts directly carried forward poem,
calligraphy, painting and seal. Being employed form which
combined the above traditional arts makes embroidery works have
strong traditional art characteristic.
Hunan embroidery expresses figures lively and vivid as well as
bright in color. It pursues not only the effect of decoration or
the truthfulness of photography, but according to the needs of
expressing different subjects and figures ,then being employed
changeable stitching and embroidery skill. Realistically, it has
achieved the effect which has both romantic charm and form.
Hunan embroidery pursues not only the effect of thin orderly,
flat, dense, even and bright, It emphasizes the synthetic
utilization of stitching, embroidery teachique and various arts
crafts factors, contrasting and unifying.
Therefore Hunan embroidery appears as the artistic
characteristic of various style and features. It really is the
cream of Hunan culture and the precious of china.