Rubbing: Ku po hsing pei

Artist: Jen Hsun
Historical period(s)
Jin dynasty, inscription: 1160
Ink on paper
H x W: 118 x 59 cm (46 7/16 x 23 1/4 in)
Credit Line
Gift of Peking University
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Rubbing (mounted on panel)

China, Jin dynasty (1115 - 1234), lettering

Peking University [1]

From at least 1976
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Peking University, from at least 1976 [2]


[1] This object appears to have been given by Peking University to the Freer Gallery of Art at an undetermined date prior to 1976. It was transferred from the Library to the Permanent Collection in 1976 (see Curatorial Note 3, Kate Theimer, June 6, 1995, in object record).

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Peking University

Published References
  • Shodo Zenshu. 27 vols., Tokyo. vol. 16: fig. 42.
  • Marilyn Fu. Hsien-yu Shu's Calligraphy and His "Admonitions" Scroll of 1299. 3 vols. Ann Arbor. pl. 64ab.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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