Chinese Rubbings Collection

Journey scenes: Zhu Wei shi shi mu hua xiang: Xing lu tu

Creation Date:
19th cent.-early 20th cent.
Description:
Rubbing of carved stone images depicting male figures (dressed as officials) within indoor scenes and a banquet setting. From group of " Zhu Wei shi shi mu " slabs. Dated to late Eastern Han (between 147-220 AD).
Extent:
108 x 50 cm
Language:
No linguistic content
Genre:
rubbings
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
Shandong Sheng, China
banquets
officers (administrators)
human figures
male figures
screens (architecture)
shrine houses
tombs
Culture:
Chinese
Style Period:
Eastern Han
Minguo
Materials/Techniques:
ink
paper
intaglio
Notes:
Citation/references: Bali da xue Beijing Han xue yan jiu suo, Han dai hua xiang quan ji, Chu bian, 1950, No. 139. ; Zhongguo hua xiang shi quan ji, 2000, V. 1, pl. 97.
General note: Zhu Wei shi shi mu (Zhu Wei stone chambered tomb), is a mortuary complex that consisted of an underground multi-chambered tomb (a central chamber and a number of side chambers) and a stone shrine in front of the tomb mount. Zhu Wei's burial site is located in Jinxiang County, Shandong Province (mid. 1st century A.D.). ; Zhu Wei, an official in Han Dynasty, ranked "Da Situ" : a prime minister. Images from the offering shrine of Zhu Wei depict objects in a setting that includes a whole environment, and also shows individualization of human figures. ; Slabs were originally placed near Lilou Village, Jinxiang County, Shandong Province. Currently part of collections in Shandong Province Stone Art Museum at Jinan City, Shandong Province.
Historical: Slabs date: approximately, dated to late Eastern Han (between 147-220 AD).
Repository:
Fine Arts Library, Special Collections, Harvard University
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/images/olvwork297963/urn-3:FHCL:890688/catalog
Record ID:
W297963_urn-3:FHCL:890688