|Current Location:||Collections storage|
|Maker:||Pao Ching Tang|
|Period:||Early 20th Century|
|Iconography:||Tang Taizong Horse|
|Credit Line:||Gift of Dr. Oswald A. Holzer, 1986|
Large sheet of white paper with image in black of Shifachi (什伐赤) one of the six horses Emperor Taizong created for his mausoleum, Zhaoling. Border of stepped stone at all edges. Ink on rice paper. Unmounted. Plain border with central horse: galloping. Made by the Pao Ching Tang (shop), owned by the Xia brothers in Xi'an. Paintings like these are not actually rubbings and were instead made with stencils and blown ink.
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