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Calligraphy in Sutra Script (Fojing Wen) from the Sutra of the Great and Complete Nirvana (Mahaparinirvana)

late 7th century c.e.

Handscroll, ink on paper

11 1/2 x 294 1/2 in. (29.2 x 748 cm)
Gift of H. Christopher Luce, B.A. 1972, in honor of Henry W. Luce, B.A. 1892
2013.19.1
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Sui (581–617 c.e.) or Tang dynasty (618–907 c.e.)
Classification: 
Calligraphy
Status: 
Not on view
Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.

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