Shen Zengzhi from Jiaxing was a renowned scholar, poet, and calligrapher. [Photo/jiaxing.gov.cn]
Jiaxing native Shen Zengzhi (1850-1922) was a renowned scholar, poet, and calligrapher who assumed office during the late Qing Dynasty (1644-1911).
Shen once visited Japan to learn about the country's educational system. He also advocated and supported constitutional reform.