Chinese Rubbings Collection

Yan Zhenqing shu can bei

Creator/Contributor:
Yan, Zhenqing, 709-785, Chinese, creator, calligrapher
Horikoshi, Yoshihiro, Japanese, associated name, donor
Creation Date:
1912-1945
Description:
Rubbing from fake stele of "Yan Zhenqing shu can bei". It's said that Inscription written and calligraphy by Yan Zhenqing (709-785, a calligrapher active in Tang Dynasty).
Extent:
From 54 x 61 cm to 29 x 42 cm
Language:
No linguistic content
Genre:
rubbings
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
calligraphy
models (representations)
stele (archaeology)
Culture:
Chinese
Style Period:
Tang
Minguo
Materials/Techniques:
paper
ink
intaglio
Notes:
General note: Script style: zheng shu. ; Ta pian, folded, mounted, 4 leaves, 35cm. ; 1 seal, Kuyue wen ku (Horikoshi bunko), on the first leaf. ; For other information, please refer to HOLLIS number: 9722141
Historical: It's said stele date: 4th yr. of Tianbao, Tang Dynasty (745). ; Real stele date: Minguo era (1912-1945).
Repository:
Harvard-Yenching Library, Harvard University
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/images/olvwork297490/urn-3:FHCL:1479026/catalog
Record ID:
W297490_urn-3:FHCL:1479026