Chinese Rubbings Collection

Designs on the border of a stele-- vine grass and animal designs: Qin shou Tang cao wen bian shi

Creation Date:
19th cent.-early 20th cent.
Description:
Rubbing from arabesque decorative motif "Tang cao" (vine grass), floral designs and animal designs such as lion and deer on borders of stele.
Extent:
162 x 24 cm
Language:
No linguistic content
Genre:
rubbings
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
vines
grass
stele (archaeology)
floral decorations
lions
deer
borders
Culture:
Chinese
Style Period:
?
Materials/Techniques:
ink
paper
intaglio
Notes:
Citation/references: Chavannes, Ed. Mission Archaeologique dan la chine septentrionale ; vol. 8 pl. no. 758.
Repository:
Fine Arts Library, Special Collections, Harvard University
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/images/olvwork298239/urn-3:FHCL:957832/catalog
Record ID:
W298239_urn-3:FHCL:957832