Chinese carving art constitutes an important part of traditional Chinese arts. Chinese carving art has a long history and a rich variety. Over the centuries, folk craftsmen have produced a myriad of masterpieces with their masterly skills, ingenious conception, and amazing creativity. This book describes stone carvings, jade carvings, wood carvings, ivory carvings, bamboo carvings, brick carvings, religious statues, and other kinds of carving. We expect these to give the reader an idea of the diversity of Chinese carving art.