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Carpenter Tradition

This is a legend about a family of carpentry.
This is a legend about a family of carpentry.

  • 9 members of the preparatory group of carpentry for the top ten buildings
    (Mr. Bao Huanwu, the second from the right, upper row).

  • Reward of the top ten buildings for Mr. Bao Huanwu

  • Reward of the top ten buildings for Mr. Bao Huanwu

Foreword This is a legend about a family of carpentry. Mr. Bao Huanwu, the father of Bao Tianwei, was famous as the best craftman in his hometown Dongyang. When the People’s Republic of China was newly founded in 1950s, Mr. Bao Huanwu had been appointed as the leader of the preparatory group of carpentry for the top ten buildings.
Under the leadership of him, the carpenters from Dongyang had accomplished many projects one after another and become the pride of Dongyang Carpentry. Mr. Bao Huanwu taught all his techniques and expertise to his son, Bao Tianwei, who was born later in Mr. Bao Huanwu’s life. Mr. Bao Tianwei made his debut in the art of carpentry when he was just 16-year-old.

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Origin In the 1980s, the Reform and Opening-up Policy was brought to the great country. Mr. Bao Tianwei who had an ardent love for carpentry has entered the territory of furniture designing
to find out the difference between the Cantonese furniture and Suzhou furniture.

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Development By the end of 90s of Shanghai, Mr. Bao Tianwei has noticed that due to culture collison between the east and west people, there not only knows the modern beauty of the western culture, but also inherit introversion and implicitness, out of which, decent and gentle aesthetics of Shanghainese is refined.
By the end of 90s of Shanghai, Mr. Bao Tianwei has noticed that due to culture collison between the east and west people, there not only knows the modern beauty of the western culture, but also inherit introversion and implicitness, out of which, decent and gentle aesthetics of Shanghainese is refined.

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Accomplishments Traditional Chinese furniture which consists of history, culture, art, folkways, religion and many other subjects. Simply a tenon-and-mortise work is the fruit of Chinese carpenters after thousands of years. In order to be a real craftsman and designer of Chinese rosewood furniture,
Traditional Chinese furniture which consists of history, culture, art, folkways, religion and many other subjects.Simply a tenon-and-mortise work is the fruit of Chinese carpenters after thousands of years. In order to be a real craftsman and designer of Chinese rosewood furniture,

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  • Early-period work of Mr. Bao Huanwu

  • Late-period work of Mr. Bao Huanwu