Chinese Rubbings Collection

Hunting scenes on pottery pot of Eastern Han Dynasty (2): Large Jar: Cut designs on shoulder of large pot: Dong Han tao weng shou lie dong wu tu an (2)

Description:
Rubbing from cut designs on shoulder of large pot (weng, an earthen jar) featuring 2 layers of designs: on the top layer: a hound-like (fox?) image on the left running toward west and a deer(?) image following on the right leaping toward west; 2nd. layer depicting a stalking tiger image heading west with right front foot lifted, flank lean, and teeth baring.
Creation Date:
early 20th. century?
Extent:
23 x 33.5 cm
Language:
No linguistic content
Genre:
rubbings
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
pots
pottery
engravings
animals
hunting
bands (ensembles)
dogs
foxes
deer
tigers
Culture:
Chinese
Style Period:
Eastern Han
Materials/Techniques:
ink
paper
intaglio
Notes:
Citation/references: Handbook of the Collections in the William Rockhill Nelson Gallery of Art and Mary Atkins Museum of Fine Arts, 1973, p. 76. (Large Jar).
Repository:
Fine Arts Library, Special Collections, Harvard University
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/images/olvwork278281/urn-3:FHCL:537912/catalog
Record ID:
W278281_urn-3:FHCL:537912