Chinese Rubbings Collection

Immortal, pine tree and crane: Bo he xian ren tu

Creator/Contributor:
Sun, Zhiwei, 976-1022, creator, painter (artist)
Description:
Rubbing from a painting attributed to Sun Zhiwei (976-1022) depicting a sitting immortal holding a scroll with 2 standing female attendants. Figures are beneath a tall pine tree; 1 crane and 1 turtle appear in lower foreground.
Creation Date:
19th century
Extent:
120.5 x 56 cm
Language:
No linguistic content
Genre:
rubbings
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
Xi'an bei lin, Xi'an Shi, Shaanxi Sheng, China
Daoists
cranes
pine trees
turtles
signatures (writing)
female figures
human figures
male figures
servants
painting
paintings
painting (image-making)
Culture:
Chinese
Style Period:
Song Dynasty
Materials/Techniques:
paper
ink
intaglio
Notes:
Citation/references: Xi'an bei lin, 1963, p. 92. ; Zhongguo mei shu jia ren min ci dian, 1981, p. 684.
Repository:
Fine Arts Library, Special Collections, Harvard University
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/images/olvwork271659/urn-3:FHCL:1077069/catalog
Record ID:
W271659_urn-3:FHCL:1077069