Chinese Rubbings Collection

Stele of classical text "Thousand Character Essay "( Qian zi wen)-- middle section of the stele: Cao shu qian zi wen (zhong): Huaisu qian zi wen: Qian zi wen: Huaisu cao shu qian zi wen: Shi Huaisu Qian zi wen

Creator/Contributor:
Huai su, 725-785, Chinese, creator, calligrapher
Creation Date:
19th. century?
Description:
Rubbing from stele of classical text Qian zi wen (Thousand Character Essay). Calligraphy by Huai Su (725-785) in "Cao shu" (cursive or grass) style, Tang Dynasty.
Extent:
66 x 143.5 cm
Language:
No linguistic content
Genre:
rubbings
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
Xi'an bei lin, Xi'an Shi, Shaanxi Sheng, China
calligraphy
stele (archaeology)
education
inscriptions
Chinese classics
Culture:
Chinese
Style Period:
Ming Dynasty
Tang
Materials/Techniques:
ink
paper
intaglio
Notes:
Citation/references: Xi'an bei lin, 1963. p. 29. ; Xi'an bei lin quan ji, 1999, Case No. 3, v. 24, p. 2455-2495. (full rubbing and all sections) ; Shodo geijutsu, 1971, v. 5, pl. 112-125, p. 202-204. ; Zhonghua shu xue da ci dian, 2000, p. 26. (Shi Huaisu Qian zi wen) ; Zhongguo mei shu jia ren ming ci dian, 1981, p. 1502. (Huaisu)
General note: Script style: cao shu. ; Rubbing is from the middle section of the stele. ; C-120 is a duplicate copy.
Historical: Stele date: 6th. yr. of Chenghua, Ming dynasty (1470).
Repository:
Fine Arts Library, Special Collections, Harvard University
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/images/olvwork272068/urn-3:FHCL:890674/catalog
Record ID:
W272068_urn-3:FHCL:890674