Chinese Rubbings Collection

Image of birds, animal and landscape: Niao shou shan shui tu an

Creator/Contributor:
Duan, Fang, 1861-1911, Chinese, associated name, collector
Creation Date:
late 19th. century?
Description:
Rubbing from jade rectangular surface featuring 2 animal figures within a rocky landscape setting with water fall depicted. A deer image crossing bridge, a crane image flying over a pine tree looking down toward the deer.
Extent:
20 x 14.5 cm
Language:
No linguistic content
Genre:
rubbings
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
deer
trees
rock
jade
carving
landscapes
cranes
pine trees
bridges (built works)
clouds
waterfalls
Culture:
Chinese
Style Period:
Qing
Materials/Techniques:
paper
ink
relief
Notes:
Citation/references: Tao zhai gu yu tu (in Gu yu tu ji hui kan, Na Zhiliang ed., 1978). ; Zhong hua shu xue da ci dian, 2000, p. 773 (Duan Fang).
General note: G-45 (21 x 19 cm), G-42 (21 x 16 cm) are duplicates.
Provenance: Previous owner: Duan Fang (1861-1911).
Repository:
Fine Arts Library, Special Collections, Harvard University
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/images/olvwork278962/urn-3:FHCL:546121/catalog
Record ID:
W278962_urn-3:FHCL:546121