Chinese Rubbings Collection

Stele of classical text "Thousand Character Essay "( Qian zi wen)-- lower section of the stele: Huaisu qian zi wen: Qian zi wen: Huaisu cao shu qian zi wen: Shi Huaisu Qian zi wen: Cao shu qian zi wen (xia)

Creator/Contributor:
Huai su, 725-785, Chinese, creator, calligrapher
Creation Date:
19th. century?
Description:
Rubbing from stele of classical text "Qian zi wen" (Thousand Character Essay). Calligraphy by Huai Su (725-785) in "Cao shu" (cursive or grass) style, Tang Dynasty. Following the "Qian zi wen" are 9 poems of "Qian chu sai". Postscript written by Yu Zijun. Engraved by Feng Ming.
Extent:
63 x 147.5 cm
Language:
No linguistic content
Genre:
rubbings
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
Xi'an bei lin, Xi'an Shi, Shaanxi Sheng, China
inscriptions
stele (archaeology)
education
calligraphy
Chinese classics
Culture:
Chinese
Style Period:
Tang
Ming Dynasty
Materials/Techniques:
ink
paper
intaglio
Notes:
General note: C-122 is a duplicate copy.
Citation/references: Xi'an bei lin, 1963. p. 29. ; Xi'an bei lin quan ji, 1999, Case No. 3, v. 24, p. 2455-2495. (full rubbing and all sections) ; Shodo geijutsu, 1971, v. 5, pl. 112-125, p. 202-204. ; Zhonghua shu xue da ci dian, 2000, p. 26. (Shi Huaisu Qian zi wen) ; Zhongguo mei shu jia ren ming ci dian, 1981, p. 1502. (Huaisu)
General note: Script style: texts and poems in cao shu; postscript in kai shu. ; Rubbing is from the lower section of the stele.
Historical: Stele date: 6th. yr. of Chenghua, Ming dynasty (1470).
Repository:
Fine Arts Library, Special Collections, Harvard University
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/images/olvwork277506/urn-3:FHCL:904240/catalog
Record ID:
W277506_urn-3:FHCL:904240