Chinese Rubbings Collection

Images of mythical figures and animals-- Qi qin guai shou tu

Creation Date:
19th cent.-early 20th cent.
Description:
Rubbing of carved stone images from relief sculpture depicting 3 registers of human figures and mythical figures. From group of "Shandong Teng xian" slabs. Dated to late Eastern Han (between 147-189 AD).
Extent:
37 x 186.5 cm
Language:
No linguistic content
Genre:
rubbings
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
Shandong Sheng, China
human figures
mythology
Animals mythical
Culture:
Chinese
Style Period:
Eastern Han
Qing
Minguo
Materials/Techniques:
ink
paper
relief
Notes:
Citation/references: Bali da xue Beijing Han xue yan jiu suo, Han dai hua xiang quan ji, er bian, 1951, No. 67.
General note: Tengxian, also named Tengzhou, includes several sites with engraved stone slabs unearthed. Tengzhou once served as a prefecture capital in Shandong Province. ; Site: Unknown.
Historical: Slabs date: approximately, dated to late Eastern Han (between 147-189 AD).
Repository:
Fine Arts Library, Special Collections, Harvard University
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/images/olvwork297955/urn-3:FHCL:987723/catalog
Record ID:
W297955_urn-3:FHCL:987723