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China : the three emperors, 1662-1795
AuthorRawski, Evelyn Sakakida
Rawson, Jessica
Royal Academy of Arts (Great Britain)
Pub. LocationLondonPublisherRoyal Academy of Arts
Date2005Phys. Desc.494 p. : ill. (some col.), map ; 31 x 26 cm.
LocationAdmin. OfficeCall NumberN7343.5.C455 2005
China : the three emperors, 1662-1795 / edited by Evelyn S. Rawski and Jessica Rawson.
Exhibition held November 12, 2005-April 17, 2005, Royal Academy of Arts, London.
With Gallery Guide inserted. See Exhibition website here ; See Press release here.
Includes bibliographical references. ***Graphic resource.

" ... China: The Three Emperors, 1662–1795 ... imperial treasures of the Qing dynasty. Drawn largely from the remarkable collections of the Palace Museum, Beijing, it will focus on the artistic and cultural riches of the three most powerful emperors of China’s last dynasty: The Kangxi Emperor (1662–1722), The Yongzheng Emperor (1723–35) and The Qianlong Emperor (1736–95). Some 400 works will include such treasures as paintings and painted scrolls, jades and bronzes, porcelain and lacquer ware, precious robes, palace furnishings, scientific instruments, weapons and ceremonial armour..." --cf. exhibition press release.

Subject(s)Art, Chinese--Ming-Qing dynasties, 1368-1911--Exhibitions
Gugong bowuyuan 故宮博物院 (Beijing)--Collection
Royal Academy of Arts (Great Britain)--Exhibitions
China--History--Kangxi 康熙, 1662-1722--Exhibitions
China--History--Yongzheng 雍正, 1723-1735--Exhibitions
China--History--Qianlong 乾隆, 1736-1795--Exhibitions
China--History--Qing dynasty, 1644-1911--Emperors--Exhibitions
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #4656
ISBN1903973694OCLC62744865