Wang Rulan: 82 Yr-old Lantern Making Successor in E China's Zhejiang

February 28, 2018  Editor: Chen Lu
The 82-year-old Wang Rulan (front) instructs her daughter-in-law to make lanterns at a workshop in Potan ancient town in Xianju County, east China's Zhejiang Province, Feb. 27, 2018. As the Lantern Festival draws near, the lantern making skill successor Wang Rulan and her daughter-in-law Chen Caiping are busy making lanterns. Lantern making in Xianju has been listed as one of the national intangible cultural heritages in 2006. [Xinhua/Weng Xinyang]
The 82-year-old Wang Rulan makes lanterns at a workshop in Potan ancient town in Xianju County, east China's Zhejiang Province, Feb. 27, 2018. As the Lantern Festival draws near, the lantern making skill successor Wang Rulan and her daughter-in-law Chen Caiping are busy making lanterns. Lantern making in Xianju has been listed as one of the national intangible cultural heritages in 2006. [Xinhua/Weng Xinyang]
Children view lanterns at Potan ancient town in Xianju County, east China's Zhejiang Province, Feb. 27, 2018. As the Lantern Festival draws near, the lantern making skill successor Wang Rulan and her daughter-in-law Chen Caiping are busy making lanterns. Lantern making in Xianju has been listed as one of the national intangible cultural heritages in 2006. [Xinhua/Weng Xinyang]
Chen Caiping hangs lanterns at a workshop in Xianju County, east China's Zhejiang Province, Feb. 27, 2018. As the Lantern Festival draws near, the lantern making skill successor Wang Rulan and her daughter-in-law Chen Caiping are busy making lanterns. Lantern making in Xianju has been listed as one of the national intangible cultural heritages in 2006. [Xinhua/Weng Xinyang]
The 82-year-old Wang Rulan makes lanterns at a workshop in Potan ancient town in Xianju County, east China's Zhejiang Province, Feb. 27, 2018. As the Lantern Festival draws near, the lantern making skill successor Wang Rulan and her daughter-in-law Chen Caiping are busy making lanterns. Lantern making in Xianju has been listed as one of the national intangible cultural heritages in 2006. [Xinhua/Weng Xinyang]

 

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