Woman's domestic skirt (qun) Chinese, Qing dynasty, 1880s China Dimensions 84 x 77 cm (33 1/16 x 30 5/16 in.) Medium or Technique Silk damask embroidered with silk

Woman's domestic skirt (qun) Chinese, Qing dynasty, China Dimensions 84 x 77 cm x 30 in.) Medium or Technique Silk damask embroidered with silk

Vintage Photographs of Pre-Revolution China, 1870-1946 - Singing Girls, Hong Kong, China [c1901] Benjamin W. Kilburn Co.

Vintage Photographs of Pre-Revolution China, - Singing Girls, Hong Kong, China Benjamin W. Kilburn Co.

Bridal coat Nationality: Chinese Creation date: about 1870 Dynasty: Qing dynasty Materials: silk damask, embroidered with silk threads Gallery label: In China, red is associated with family celebrations, particularly weddings and births. It was appropriate for bridal attire to be embellished with imperial symbols. The dragon symbol for the emperor represents the groom, and the phoenix, which is the symbol of the empress, represents the bride. On the upper front of the jacket and above the…

Bridal coat Nationality: Chinese Creation date: about 1870 Dynasty: Qing dynasty Materials: silk damask, embroidered with silk threads Gallery label: In China, red is associated with family.

Ayusi ( 阿 玉 锡 a yu xi ) , an officer of the Qing Army late 1755. Giuseppe Castiglione (Jesuit)

Artist Giuseppe Castiglione - Ayusi ( 阿 玉 锡 a yu xi ) , an officer of the Qing Army late 1755

sackler-qing-court-gallery-full A hanging scroll painting depicts Yinti, Prince Xun (1688-1755) and his wife. Image courtesy of the Sackler Gallery of Art Read more: http://www.smithsonianmag.com/smithsonian-institution/men-of-chinas-qing-dynasty-chose-trophy-wives-to-flaunt-their-wealth-14862574/#kZFqbiETo0VYAJof.99 Give the gift of Smithsonian magazine for only $12! http://bit.ly/1cGUiGv Follow us: @SmithsonianMag on Twitter

Men of China’s Qing Dynasty Chose Trophy Wives to Flaunt Their Wealth

Giuseppe CASTIGLIONE Italian 1688–1766, worked in China 1714–66 Qianlong Emperor in ceremonial armour on horseback Qing dynasty, Qianlong period 1739 coloured inks on silk 322.5 x 232.0 cm (image and sheet) The Palace Museum, Beijing (Gu8761)

Giuseppe CASTIGLIONE Italian worked in China Qianlong Emperor in ceremonial armour on horseback Qing dynasty, Qianlong period 1739 coloured inks on silk x cm (image and sheet) The Palace Museum, Beijing

A LARGE IMPERIAL PORTRAIT OF CONSORT CHUNHUI BY GIUSEPPE CASTIGLIONE AND OTHERS, TITLE CALLIGRAPHY BY THE QIANLONG EMPEROR QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD hanging scroll, ink and colour on silk, majestically and vividly painted in precise detail with Imperial Noble Consort Chunhui seated in formal robes (chao fu) on an elaborate throne, the full-length imperial-portrait (shengrong) of the imperial consort resplendently rendered with a well-proportioned and porcelain-complexioned face, the…

A LARGE IMPERIAL PORTRAIT OF CONSORT CHUNHUI BY GIUSEPPE CASTIGLIONE AND OTHERS, TITLE CALLIGRAPHY BY THE QIANLONG EMPEROR QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD hanging scroll, ink and colour on silk, majestically and vividly painted in precise detail with Imperial Noble Consort Chunhui seated in formal robes (chao fu) on an elaborate throne, the full-length imperial-portrait (shengrong) of the imperial consort resplendently rendered with a well-proportioned and porcelain-complexioned face, the…

Uksilku - 旗袍 - 維基百科,自由的百科全書

One doesn’t have to look far to find the direct connection between Chinese & Manchu Archery & the Middle Kingdom”s other martial arts- “Although shooting is something you do with your arms, its real.

Imperial Embroidered Roundel Made in China, Asia Kangxi Period (1662-1722), 1662-99 Artist/maker unknown, Chinese, re-used in Tibet for ritual purposes Silk damask with supplementary silk weft Image: 14 1/8 x 13 1/4 inches (35.9 x 33.7 cm) Overall: 15 3/4 x 15 inches (40 x 38.1 cm) Currently not on view 2005-92-16 Gift of Jeffrey C. and Carol B. Blank, 2005

Imperial Embroidered Roundel China, Asia Kangxi Period Artist/maker unknown, Chinese, re-used in Tibet for ritual purposes Silk damask with supplementary silk weft Image: x cm)

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