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Calligraphy in Regular Script

Calligraphy in Regular Script
Deng Yan
邓琰 (Deng Shiru 邓石如) (1743-1805)
Regular script
Deng Yan was born in Huaining, Anhui Province. His designated name was Wanbo
顽伯 and his literary names were Shiru 石如 and
Wanbai Shanren
完白山人 . He was considered a master in all four major calligraphic scripts and introduced new ideas to seal
carving and started the Deng school of seals. He specialized in zhuanshu and lishu with a strong influence from the Han dynasty.
Qing Dynasty

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