Chinese Rubbings Collection

Stele commemorating rebuilding of a cave temple (Queen Mother Shrine) in Huishan, Jingzhou ; Chong xiu Jingzhou Huishan Wang mu gong song

Creator/Contributor:
Tao, Gu, 902-970, associated name, associated name
Creation Date:
19th century
Description:
Rubbing of inscription from a stele commemorating rebuilding of cave temple in Huishan, Jingzhou (now Jingchuan Xian, Gansu Province) dedicated to Queen Mother (Wang mu). Calligraphy by Shangguan Bichong; text by Tao Gu.
Extent:
193 x 83 cm.
Language:
No linguistic content
Genre:
rubbings
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
Daoist goddesses
cave temples
stele (archaeology)
inscriptions
Culture:
Chinese
Style Period:
Song Dynasty
Materials/Techniques:
ink
paper
intaglio
Notes:
General note: Script style: Li shu.
Historical: Stele: 3rd yr. of Tiansheng, Song Dynasty (1025)
Repository:
Fine Arts Library, Special Collections, Harvard University
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/images/olvwork259874/urn-3:FHCL:949809/catalog
Record ID:
W259874_urn-3:FHCL:949809