The Yongzheng Emperor’s Nephew at a Daoist Ceremony for the Recovery of his Father

Artist: Attributed to Jiao Bingzhen (active 1689-1726)
Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, 1723-1726
Ink and color on silk
H x W: 356 x 161 cm (140 3/16 x 63 3/8 in)
Credit Line
Purchase — Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program and partial gift of Richard G. Pritzlaff
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Hanging scroll

China, Daoism, Pritzlaff collection, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), royal family, WWII-era provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • "La Cité interdite à Monaco: Vie de cour des empereurs et impératrices de Chine." The Forbidden City in Monaco: Imperial Court Life in China. Exh. cat. Paris, France. p. 182.
  • Hiromi Kinoshita. Art of China: Highlights from the Philadelphia Museum of Art. New Haven, Connecticut. p. 230, fig. 72.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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