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ID: 300263861
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300263861

 

Record Type: concept
shou (motifs, design elements (attributes), Design Elements (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Refers to a number of Chinese characters symbolizing long life. The most common is circular in form, but there are many elongated variants. The character is sometimes used as a central medallion or repeated border in Chinese rugs. PSORL.
 
Terms:
shou (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,U,U)
shou (Spanish-P,D,U,U)
shou (Chinese (transliterated Wade-Giles),UF,U,U)
shou (Chinese (transliterated Pinyin without tones)-P,UF,U,U)
shou (Dutch-P,D,U,U)
motif, shou (C,U,English,UF,U,U)
shou motif (C,U,English,UF,U,U)
(C,U,Chinese (traditional)-P,D,U,U)
壽字圖案 (C,U,Chinese (traditional),UF,U,U)
shòu (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Hanyu Pinyin)-P,UF,U,U)
longevidad (C,U,Spanish,AD,U,U)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  D.DG

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Physical Attributes Facet
Physical Attributes Facet
Hierarchy of Design Elements (hierarchy name)
.... Design Elements (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of design elements (attributes)
........ design elements (attributes) (G)
Hierarchy of motifs
............ motifs (G)
Hierarchy of shou
................ shou (G)

Additional Notes:
Chinese (traditional) ..... 指象徵長壽的中國字。最常見的是圓圈形式,但也有許多瘦長的字形變化。這個字有時在中國小地毯上做為主要紋章或重覆性邊緣。 
Dutch ..... Verwijst naar een reeks Chinese karakters die een lang leven symboliseren. Het meest voorkomende karakter is rond, maar er zijn ook verschillende langwerpige varianten in omloop. Het karakter wordt soms als centraal medaillon of doorlopende rand gebruikt in Chinese vloerkleden. 
Spanish ..... Se refiere a un cierto número de caracteres chinos que simbolizan larga vida. El más común tiene forma circular, pero hay muchas variantes extendidas. El signo es usado a veces como un medallón central o un borde repetido en alfombras chinas. 

Sources and Contributors:
壽............  [AS-Academia Sinica Preferred]
........  中國傳統吉祥圖案 196
........  故宮後設資料需求規格書 22
........  教育部重編國語辭典修訂本 October 9, 2012
壽字圖案............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
...........  TELDAP database (2009-)
longevidad............  [CDBP-SNPC]
.......................  Fleming y Honour, Diccionario de Artes Decorativas (1987) 775
shou............  [AS-Academia Sinica, CDBP-SNPC Preferred, RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred, VP Preferred]
...........  AAT-Ned (1994-)
...........  Fleming y Honour, Diccionario de Artes Decorativas (1987) 775
...........  Gans-Ruedin, Chinese Carpets (1981) 194
...........  Gans-Ruedin, Connoisseur's Guide to Oriental Carpets (1971) illustration, 404
...........  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
...........  PSORL illustration, 207, 0
...........  TELDAP database (2009-)
shòu............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
...........  TELDAP database (2009-)
shou motif............  [VP]
.......................  Gans-Ruedin, Connoisseur's Guide to Oriental Carpets (1971) 430
 
Subject: .....  [AS-Academia Sinica, CDBP-SNPC, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  AAT-Ned (1994-)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Legacy AAT data
Chinese (traditional) .......... [AS-Academia Sinica]
.......... TELDAP database (2009-)
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
Spanish .......... [CDBP-SNPC]
.......... TAA database (2000-)

 

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