Chinese Rubbings Collection

Stele recording life of Zen Master Chujin: Tang guo shi Qianfo si duo bao ta yuan gu fa hua Chujin chan shi bei: Chujin chan shi bei

Creation Date:
19th. century?
Description:
Rubbing of inscription from a stele recording life of Zen Master Chujin who built a pagoda in Qianfu Temple, Changan City (current Xi'an). Inscription texts written by Buddhist monk Feixi. Calligraphy by Wu Tongwei (active in 780-784). Engraved by Song Ye.
Extent:
171 x 92.5 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 monks
Buddhist temples
Culture:
Chinese
Style Period:
Tang
Materials/Techniques:
ink
paper
intaglio
Notes:
General note: C-64 is a duplicate copy.
Citation/references: Jin shi cui bian, 1805, v. 104, p. 43-49. ; Xi'an bei lin, 1963. p. 23. ; Xi'an bei lin quan ji, 1999, Case No. 2, v. 19, p. 2030-2055. (full rubbing and all sections) ; Beijing tu shu guan cang Zhongguo li dai shi ke ta ben hui bian, 1991, v. 28, p. 195. ; Zhong hua shu xue da ci dian, 2000, p. 728. ; Zhongguo mei shu jia ren ming ci dian, 1981, p. 299. (Wu Tongwei)
General note: Script style: xing shu. ; Inscription from a stele engraved both sides. On the other side of this inscription: Duo bao ta bei, also in collection, accession #C-35.
Historical: Stele date: 25th. day of 7th. mo. of 21th. yr. of Zhenyuan, Tang (805).
Repository:
Fine Arts Library, Special Collections, Harvard University
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/images/olvwork277145/urn-3:FHCL:949815/catalog
Record ID:
W277145_urn-3:FHCL:949815