Stele of Buddhist scripture -- The buddhist canon of Marici (Mo li zhi tian jing) ; Mo li zhi tian jing yu Yin fu jing ; Fu shuo mo li zhi tian jing ; Huang di yin fu jing ; Mo li zhi tian jing
- Creation Date:
- 19th. century?
- Rubbing from stele includes 2 sections of inscriptions: Mo li zhi tian jing and Huang di yin fu jing. 1st. section: images of 3 figures and inscriptions of Buddhist scripture, Mo li zhi tian jing ( The buddhist canon of Marici, an Indian goddess of the morning sun adopted into the Buddhist pantheon). Calligraphy by Yuan Zhengyi, inscribed by An Renzuo (An Zuo) and stele dedicated by Xu Renshun. 2nd. section: image of Huang di and inscriptions of Daoist scripture, Huang di yin fu jing. Calligraphy by Yuan Zhengyi, inscribed by An Renzuo (An Zuo) and stele dedicated by Liu Zhinan(?).
- 132 x 65 cm
- No linguistic content
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- Xi'an bei lin, Xi'an Shi, Shaanxi Sheng, China
- Style Period:
- Northern Song (960-1127)
- Citation/references: Jin shi cui bian, 1805, v. 124, p. 11. ; Xi'an bei lin, 1963. p. 25. ; Xi'an bei lin shi, 1998, p. 99; p. 280. ; Xi'an bei lin quan ji, 1999, Case No. 3, v. 26, p. 2633-2639. (full rubbing and all sections) ; Beijing tu shu guan cang Zhongguo li dai shi ke ta ben hui bian, 1991, v. 37, p. 19. ; Shannxi gu dai shi ke yi shu, 1995, p. 200.
General note: Script style: kai shu.
Historical: Stele date: ; 1st. section: 15th. day of 10th. mo. of 6th. yr. of Qiande, Northern Song Dynasty (968). ; 2nd. section: 9th. day of 11th. mo. of 6th. yr. of Qiande, Northern Song Dynasty (968).
- Fine Arts Library, Special Collections, Harvard University
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