Chinese Rubbings Collection

Zheng zuo wei tie: Zheng zuo wei gao: Lun zuo tie: Yu Guo Puye shu: Yu Guo Yinbi shu

Creator/Contributor:
Yan Zhenqing, 709-785, creator, calligrapher
Creation Date:
19th. century?
Description:
Rubbings of inscription from a stele depicting a draft of a letter from Yan Zhenqing (709-785) to Guo Yinbi(?), You Puye of Shangshu Sheng (an officer in Department of State Affairs). Inscription stating Yan Zhenqing's opinions regarding Guo Yinbi(?)'s inappropriate arrangement of higher seating for Yu Chaoen, a powerful court eunuch at the time.
Extent:
71 x 108 cm
Language:
No linguistic content
Genre:
rubbings
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
Xi'an bei lin, Xi'an Shi, Shaanxi Sheng, China
inscriptions
stele (archaeology)
letters (correspondence)
seating
eunuchs
government
Culture:
Chinese
Style Period:
Tang
Materials/Techniques:
ink
paper
intaglio
Notes:
Citation/references: Guan zhong jin shi ji, v. 3, p. 18. ; Xi'an bei lin quan ji, 1999, Case No. 2, v. 15, p. 1574-1586. (Zheng zuo wei gao, full rubbing and all sections) ; Shodo geijutsu, 1971, v. 4, pl. 84-99, p. 204-206. ; Shannxi gu dai shi ke yi shu, 1995, p. 183. ; Zhongguo shu fa quan ji, 1993. v. 25 (Yan Zhenqing). pl. 11, v. 26, p. 420-422. ; Zhongguo mei shu quan ji, shu fa zhuan ke bian, 1989, v. 3, pl. 65, p. 36. ; Zhong hua shu xue da ci dian, 2000, p. 383 (Zheng zuo wei gao); p. 923. (Yan Zhenqing). ; Zhongguo mei shu jia ren ming ci dian, 1981, p. 1495. (Yan Zhenqing)
General note: Script style: xing shu.
Historical: Stele date: 2nd. yr. of Guangde, Tang (764).
Repository:
Fine Arts Library, Special Collections, Harvard University
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/images/olvwork277208/urn-3:FHCL:409587/catalog
Record ID:
W277208_urn-3:FHCL:409587