Wang Jinglun & Xiang Si: LIDAI GONGTING SHENGHUO. Palace Life in Successive Chinese Dynasties Viewed through Precious Pictures. Beijing, 1999. 245 pp. 208 colour plates. 29x22 cm. Cloth.
illustrates and discusses numerous emperors and empresses and scenes of court life and imperial activity through Chinese paintings from the Song, Ming and Qing dynasties. Also photographs of the Forbidden City. The text discusses numerous aspects of imperial life. List of contents, introductions to each section and captions with brief descriptions in English. Main text in Chinese. Out-of-print.
Subjects: Court Life
Available, as of: 03/03/2020
Was item 648 in printed List 198.
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