The Anyue Stone Carvings date back to the Southern and Northern Dynasties, and flourished in the Tang Dynasty, Five Dynasties and Song Dynasty. It has over a thousand years of history to date. Two hundred ancient statue locations have been discovered in Anyue County, with more than 10,000 statues. Anyue is especially famous for the magnificent Tang Dynasty statues and the exquisite structures of the Song Dynasty. In Chinese stone carving history, it inherited Yugang and Longmen styles, and influenced Dazu style.