Chinese Rubbings Collection

Zhu shi Gou lou bei: Yu bei: Gou lou bei: Zhu rong feng min: Yu Stele: Chong ke Gou lou bei

Description:
Rubbing of stele containing original texts and annotations of Gou lou bei, also known as Yu bei (stele originally located in current Heyang City, Huan Province, China). The stele records irrigation achievements of Yu (Da Yu), the Sage King of ancient China. Postscript written by Mao Huijian follows the text . Annotations by Yang Shenquan, Shen Jian and Yang Tingxiang.
Creation Date:
19th. century?
Extent:
210 x 85 cm
Language:
No linguistic content
Genre:
rubbings
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
Xi'an bei lin, Xi'an Shi, Shaanxi Sheng, China
inscriptions
commemorations
irrigation systems
stele (archaeology)
mountains
Culture:
Chinese
Style Period:
Qing
Materials/Techniques:
ink
paper
intaglio
Notes:
Citation/references: Xi'an bei lin, 1963. p. 33. ; Xi'an bei lin shi, 1998, p. 270, p. 416 (Chong ke Gou lou bei). ; Xi'an bei lin quan ji, 1999, Case No. 5, v. 47, p. 4477-4478. (full rubbing and all sections) ; Zhonghua shu xue da ci dian, 2000, p. 327.
General note: Script style: Miu zhuan (or Mo yin); kai shu. ; 2 stelae recorded in Xi'an bei lin collection. ; C-161 (206 x 81 cm) is a duplicate copy.
Historical: Stele date: 5th. yr. of Kangxi, Qing Dynasty (1666).
Repository:
Fine Arts Library, Special Collections, Harvard University
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/images/olvwork272304/urn-3:FHCL:1086107/catalog
Record ID:
W272304_urn-3:FHCL:1086107