Chinese Rubbings Collection

Tang cao wen bian shi

Creation Date:
19th cent.-early 20th cent.
Description:
Rubbing from arabesque decorative motif "Tang cao" (vine grass) on borders of stele.
Extent:
151 x 25 cm
Language:
No linguistic content
Genre:
rubbings
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
vines
plantations
stele (archaeology)
borders
patterns (design elements)
grass
Culture:
Chinese
Style Period:
?
Materials/Techniques:
ink
paper
intaglio
Notes:
Citation/references: Chavannes, Ed. Mission Archaeologique dan la chine septentrionale ; vol. 10 pl. no. 1065.
Repository:
Fine Arts Library, Special Collections, Harvard University
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/images/olvwork298240/urn-3:FHCL:957833/catalog
Record ID:
W298240_urn-3:FHCL:957833