Chinese Rubbings Collection

Map tracing steps of Sage King Yu, Da Yu: Hua yi tu ji Yu ji tu: Yu ji tu

Creation Date:
19th century?
Description:
Rubbing of a map depicting ancient sites listed in Yu gong, Tribute of Yu (sage king Yu, Da Yu). Map drawn on a grid showing waterways in China with river names and other locations.
Extent:
81 x 78.5 cm
Language:
No linguistic content
Genre:
rubbings
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
Xi'an bei lin, Xi'an Shi, Shaanxi Sheng, China
maps
inscriptions
Chinese
painting
paintings
painting (image-making)
Culture:
Chinese
Style Period:
Southern Song Dynasty
Materials/Techniques:
paper
ink
intaglio
Notes:
Citation/references: Jin shi cui pian, 1805, v. 159, p. 36-39. ; Xi'an bei lin, 1963. p. 92. ; Xi'an bei lin shi, 1998, p. 282. ; Xi'an bei lin quan ji, 1999, Case No. 12, v. 102, p. 113-114. (full rubbing and all sections)
General note: Yu gong: Tribute of Yu (a Chinese classic recording the myth of sage king Yu's ordering of the geography of the world. Yu gong, a chapter of Shu jing). ; Rubbing from the back side of 2-sided stele (the other side: Hua yi tu, also in collection: F-04, F-05, olvwork271679).
Historical: Stele date: 4th. month of 7th. year of Fuchang, Bei Qi = 6th. year of Shaoxing, Southern Song (1137)
Repository:
Fine Arts Library, Special Collections, Harvard University
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/images/olvwork271685/urn-3:FHCL:962669/catalog
Record ID:
W271685_urn-3:FHCL:962669