Chinese Rubbings Collection

Da Tang Sanzang sheng jiao xu bing xin jing: Huairen ji Wang Xizhi shu Sanzang sheng jiao xu bing xin jing

Creator/Contributor:
Tang Taizong, Emperor of China, r. 627-649, Chinese, creator, author
Wang, Xizhi, 321-379, Chinese, creator, calligrapher
Horikoshi, Yoshihiro, Japanese, associated name, donor
Creation Date:
1912-1945
Description:
Rubbing from stele of "Da Tang Sanzang sheng jiao xu bing xin jing" -- a monument about Xuanzang (596-664, a Buddhist monk active in Tang Dynasty). Inscription written by Tang Taizong (597-649, an emperor in Tang Dynasty). Calligraphy by Wang Xizhi and collected by Huairen (a Buddhist monk active in Tang Dynasty, 618-907) . Engraved by Zhuge Shenli and Zhu Jingcang (both active in Tang Dynasty, 618-907).
Extent:
223 x 95 cm
Language:
No linguistic content
Genre:
rubbings
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
calligraphy
models (representations)
stele (archaeology)
monuments
Buddhist monks
Culture:
Chinese
Style Period:
Tang
Qing
Materials/Techniques:
paper
ink
intaglio
Places:
Xi'an bei lin, Xi'an Shi, Shaanxi Sheng, China
Notes:
Citation/references: Beijing tu shu guan cang Zhongguo li dai shi ke ta ben hui bian, 1989, v. 15, p. 179. ; Zeng bu jiao bei sui bi, 1981, p. 530-535. ; Shan ben bei tie lu, 1984, p. 113.
General note: Script style: xing shu. ; Ta pian, folded, not mounted, 1 leaf, 42cm. ; Stele currently located in Xi'an bei lin, Shaanxi Province, China. ; For other information, please refer to HOLLIS number: 9717679
Historical: Stele date: 10th day of 10th mo. of 3rd yr. of Longshuo, Northern Wei Dynasty (663).
Repository:
Harvard-Yenching Library, Harvard University
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/images/olvwork296921/urn-3:FHCL:10942333/catalog
Record ID:
W296921_urn-3:FHCL:10942333