Life in the Chinese royal household [02].

Creator

Date Created

[189-?]

Date

1890/1899

Identifier

University of Otago Library Special Collections: Oversize - N 7340 LP92
s48

Description

A rare 1880s illustration on pith-paper of a scene in the Chinese Royal household.

Extent

310 mm

Medium

May be painted on pith paper (tetrapanax papyrfera; rice paper plant)

Spatial Coverage

Temporal Coverage

Provenance

Donated by Colonel J. A. Worsnop, 1951.

Source

Life in the Chinese royal household : illustrated book.

Is Part Of

Life in the Chinese royal household : illustrated book.

Files

s48.jpg

Collection

Citation

unknown, “Life in the Chinese royal household [02].,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed January 29, 2023, https://ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/6014.