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Scene in the outer courtyard of the Forbidden City, Peking, China, on the return of Emperor K ang Hsi from his inspection tour in the lower Yangtze River basin in 1689. Detail from a contemporary painted silk scroll


Scene in the outer courtyard of the Forbidden City, Peking, China, on the return of Emperor K ang Hsi from his inspection tour in the lower Yangtze River basin in 1689. Detail from a contemporary painted silk scroll


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Scene in the outer courtyard of the Forbidden City, Peking, China, on the return of Emperor K ang Hsi from his inspection tour in the lower Yangtze River basin in 1689. Detail from a contemporary painted silk scroll

CHINA: FORBIDDEN CITY.
Scene in the outer courtyard of the Forbidden City, Peking, China, on the return of Emperor K ang Hsi from his inspection tour in the lower Yangtze River basin in 1689. Detail from a contemporary painted silk scroll

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1689 Chinese Courtyard Detail Elephant Emperor Forbidden City Formation Fortress Inspection Peking Qing Dynasty Return Roof Scroll Silk Waiting Wall Walled Outer


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This print captures a scene in the outer courtyard of the majestic Forbidden City in Peking, China. The year is 1689, and Emperor Kang Hsi has just returned from his inspection tour in the lower Yangtze River basin. This detail is taken from a contemporary painted silk scroll, showcasing the intricate artistry of the time. The image showcases the grandeur of Chinese architecture during the late Qing Dynasty. The towering walls and fortress-like formation create an imposing backdrop for this bustling courtyard scene. People are seen standing and waiting anxiously for a glimpse of their revered emperor's return. Intriguingly, an elephant stands prominently at one side of the courtyard, adding to the spectacle and symbolizing power and strength. The vibrant colors on this silk painting bring life to every detail - from the ornate roof tiles to each individual figure present. This print not only offers a glimpse into history but also serves as a testament to China's rich cultural heritage. It invites viewers to immerse themselves in this momentous occasion when Emperor Kang Hsi returns triumphantly after his extensive inspection tour. Whether displayed as fine art or used for educational purposes, this image allows us to appreciate both its historical significance and artistic beauty.

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