Chinese Rubbings Collection

Yu shi tai jing she bei (bei yin)

Creation Date:
19th. century?
Description:
Rubbing of inscription from a stele recording more than 1000 names of justice ministers and officials from early Tang to Xuanzong period of Tang Dynasty (617-859). Engraved by Zhao Li and others.
Extent:
98 x 64 cm
Language:
No linguistic content
Genre:
rubbings
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
Xi'an bei lin, Xi'an Shi, Shaanxi Sheng, China
inscriptions
stele (archaeology)
Buddhist monasteries
Culture:
Chinese
Style Period:
Tang
Materials/Techniques:
ink
paper
intaglio
Notes:
Citation/references: Jin shi cui bian, 1805, v. 74, p. 8-29. ; Xi'an bei lin, 1963. p. 22. ; Xi'an bei lin quan ji, 1999, Case No. 1, v. 8, p. 924-935. (full rubbing and all sections) ; Shannxi gu dai shi ke yi shu, 1995, p. 177. ; Zhong hua shu xue da ci dian, 2000, p. 652. (Yu shi tai jing she bie) ; Zhongguo mei shu jia ren ming ci dian, 1981, p. 908. (Liang Shengqing).
General note: Script style: 3 names in li shu and others in kai shu. ; Stele originally in Yu shi tai, Changan (current Xi'an). On the other side of the stele (also in collection, Accession # C-21 and #C-22) inscription recording building of a Buddhist temple near jail in Yu shi tai (Imperial Censor ) during early Changan, Wu Zhou (701-704).
Historical: Stele date: 11th yr. of Kaiyuan, Tang (723).
Repository:
Fine Arts Library, Special Collections, Harvard University
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/images/olvwork277022/urn-3:FHCL:476970/catalog
Record ID:
W277022_urn-3:FHCL:476970