Chinese Rubbings Collection

Stele with an Eulogy on the Reconstruction of the Road in the Western Gorge: Han Wu du tai shou Li Xi xi xia song bei: Wu du tai shou deng ti min can bei: Xi xia song: Han Wu du tai shou Han Hanghe yang Li Xi Xi xia song: Li Xi song: Huian xi biao: Wu du Tai shou Li Xi Xi xia song: B= Middle

Description:
Rubbing of monument to praise Li Xi, the governor-general of Wudu (current Chengxian County, Gansu Province) , describes construction of the west narrow path along Xia river benefiting local people. Calligraphy by Qiu Jing.
Creation Date:
19th. century?
Extent:
200 x 145 cm
Language:
No linguistic content
Genre:
rubbings
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
Xi'an bei lin, Xi'an Shi, Shaanxi Sheng, China
calligraphy
inscriptions
monuments
roadside improvement
Culture:
Chinese
Style Period:
Eastern Han
Materials/Techniques:
ink
paper
intaglio
Places:
Yangtze River, China
Notes:
General note: C-02, C-03 are duplicate copies.
Citation/references: Xi'an bei lin, 1963. p. 21. ; Jin shi cui bian, 1805, v. 14, p. 1. ; Zhongguo shu fa quan ji, 1993, v. 7, pl. 107; v. 8, p. 500. (full inscription) ; Kandai sekkoku shusei, 1994, v. 1, p. 178.
General note: Script style: Li shu. ; Rubbing includes 2 sections. 1st. section praising Li Xi; 2nd. section contains 12 offiicials who co-signed this essay .
Historical: Stele date: 4th yr. of Jianning, Eastern Han (171 AD).
Repository:
Fine Arts Library, Special Collections, Harvard University
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/images/olvwork272064/urn-3:FHCL:1166858/catalog
Record ID:
W272064_urn-3:FHCL:1166858