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Heart Sutra
  • Huang Chang-min
    born 1954
    born: Taipei ; active: Taiwan
  • Heart Sutra, 1995
  • Where object was made: Taiwan
  • ink on paper
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 68.5 x 183.4 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 26 15/16 x 72 3/16 in
    Mount Dimensions: 91.2 x 236.3 cm
    Mount Dimensions: 35 7/8 x 93 1/16 in
  • Museum purchase: R. Charles and Mary Margaret Clevenger Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0018
Label Text

Seal impressions and ink rubbings of a set of 54 seals on paper, bordered with light-grey silk. On the right is the title, Prajñāpāramitā-hṛdaya-sutra (Heart Sutra), in clerical script, accompanied by the artist’s signature in running script. The seal impressions are laid out in a grid of 18 columns, each contains 3 seal impressions along with rubbings of the seal stone.