Chinese seal 051 Tanyou 探幽 means “to seek the mysterious.” Chinese language seal with two white characters from top to bottom. Image is not to scale.

  • Inscription: 探幽
  • Pinyin: tan you
  • Material: granite
  • Size: 3.1 x 1.8 cm.
  • Date: September 2008
  • Registry: cs051

This chop was made as a test using a micro-sandblaster with white artist’s tape as a resist.