Chinese Rubbings Collection

Tomb epitaph of Mrs. Yang (maiden name Li) wife of a Tang officer: Tang Hongnong Shangshu Yang gong fu ren Longxi xian jun Li shi mu zhi ming bing xiu: Yang jun qi Li shi mi zhi: Yang gong fu ren Li shi mu zhi ming

Description:
Rubbing from tomb epitaph of Mrs. Yang (maiden name Li) wife of Tang officer. Buried on 17th. day of 2nd. mo. of 2nd. yr. of Dashun, Tang dynasty (891). Text and calligraphy written by Li Yihou and inscribed by Li Yanrong.
Creation Date:
19th cent.-early 20th cent.
Extent:
61 x 62 cm
Language:
No linguistic content
Genre:
rubbings
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
tombstones
epitaphs
spouses
inscriptions
Culture:
Chinese
Style Period:
Tang
Materials/Techniques:
ink
paper
intaglio
Notes:
Citation/references: Tao zhai cang shi ji, 1909, v 36, p. 1. ; Beijing tu shu guan cang Zhongguo li dai shi ke ta ben hui bian, 1991, v. 34, p. 25. ; Beijing tu shu guan cang mu zhi ta pian mu lu, 1990, p. 313. (full inscriptions) ; Tang dai mu zhi hui bian, 1992, v.2, p. 2523. (full inscriptions) ; Zhong hua shu xue da ci dian, 2000, p. 773 (Duan Fang).
General note: Script style: kai shu. ; Tombstone unearthed from Xi'an, Shannxi Province. ; Seal in the lower right corner indicating rubbing originally in Duan Fang collection. ; D-35 through D-49 (A through O) are duplicate copies.
Historical: Tombstone date: 17th. day of 2nd. mo. of 2nd. yr. of Dashun, Tang dynasty (891).
Provenance: Previous owner: Duan Fang (Tao Zhai, 1861-1911).
Repository:
Fine Arts Library, Special Collections, Harvard University
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/images/olvwork272654/urn-3:FHCL:409584/catalog
Record ID:
W272654_urn-3:FHCL:409584