Model Letters from the Chunhua Pavilion, volume 1

Artist: Attributed to Various artists
Colophon: Colophon by Zhou Hou (mid-14th century) Colophon by Yuan Jiong (1495-1560)
Historical period(s)
Southern Song dynasty, engraving: 992; rubbing 12th century
Ink on paper
H x W (cover): 34.1 x 13.1 cm (13 7/16 x 5 3/16 in)
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Calligraphy, Rubbing

Rubbing (book)

China, Song dynasty (960 - 1279), Southern Song dynasty (1127 - 1279)
Provenance research underway.

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Published References
  • A Legacy of the Song Imperial Archives: The 1010th Anniversary of the Chunhua Ge Model Letters. Hong Kong. .
  • Peggy Ho Pik-ki. A Study of Chunhua zutie in the National Palace Museum. vol. 21, no. 4, Summer 2004. p. 97.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Song and Yuan Dynasty Painting and Calligraphy
Google Cultural Institute
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