A pair of slim antique bamboo made chinese calligraphy or paint brushes, arranged neatly on an old ink stone for grinding chinese black writing ink. Calligraphic brushes are usually made with bamboo and animal hair, such as from horse, sheep or wolves. Best brushes such as these are made in Huzhou, China. Taken with sparse composition and clean white background, copy space for text, words, etc. Chinese writing materials photo.