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Xiling Seal Engraver's Society


Xiling Seal Engraver's Society is a famous academic group of epigraphy and seal cutting study in China. It is located on the Solitary Hill by West Lake and was first established in 1904. in 1913, with Wu Changshuo, a renowned painter and engraver, it became a formal organization.

Xiling Seal Engraver's Society is China's biggest national engraver's organization today. There exhibits a "Stele for the Anniversary of the Death of Three Elders in Translation" which can date back to the Eastern Han Dynasty, and was viewed as a treasure by archaeologists in the world.




 
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