Chinese Rubbings Collection

Stele commemorating Buddhist Zen master Dazhi: Yifu chan shi bei: Da Tang gu Dazhi chan shi bei ming bing xu: Dazhi chan shi bei (zheng wen): B= middle

Creation Date:
19th. century?
Description:
Rubbing of inscription from a stele commemorating Buddhist Zen master Dazhi, also named Yifu, from Cien Temple. Texts written by Yan Tingzhi, calligraphy by Shi Weize, engraved by Shi Zihua.
Extent:
205 x 110 cm
Language:
No linguistic content
Genre:
rubbings
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
Xi'an bei lin, Xi'an Shi, Shaanxi Sheng, China
inscriptions
stele (archaeology)
calligraphy
Buddhist monks
Culture:
Chinese
Style Period:
Tang
Materials/Techniques:
ink
paper
intaglio
Notes:
General note: C-24 is a duplicate copy.
Citation/references: Jin shi cui bian, 1805, v. 81, p. 24-29. ; Xi'an bei lin, 1963. p. 22. ; Xi'an bei lin quan ji, 1999, Case No. 2, v. 10-11, p. 1043-1168. (full rubbing and all sections) ; Beijing tu shu guan cang Zhongguo li dai shi ke ta ben hui bian, 1991, v. 24, p. 14. (Yifu chan shi bei) ; Shannxi gu dai shi ke yi shu, 1995, p. 178. ; Zhongguo mei shu quan ji, shu fa zhuan ke bian, 1989, v. 3, pl. 55, p. 124, 31. ; Zhong hua shu xue da ci dian, 2000, p. 35. ; Zhongguo mei shu jia ren ming ci dian, 1981, p. 158. (Shi Weize).
General note: Script style: li shu. ; Stele inscribed both sides. On the other side of the inscription, also in collection (accession # C-26, #C-27, #C-28), a postscript to the essay.
Historical: Stele date: 18th. day of 9th. mo. of 24th. yr. of Kaiyuan, Tang (736).
Repository:
Fine Arts Library, Special Collections, Harvard University
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/images/olvwork277039/urn-3:FHCL:1143868/catalog
Record ID:
W277039_urn-3:FHCL:1143868