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2004.19.15.1 - Qianlong Emperor's Southern Inspection Tour, Scroll Two: Crossing the Grand Canal at Dezhou

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Object Typehandscroll ArtistXu Yang Date Made1770

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Object Typehandscroll ArtistXu Yang Date Made1770
Accession Number 2004.19.15.1 Title Qianlong Emperor's Southern Inspection Tour, Scroll Two: Crossing the Grand Canal at Dezhou Category paintings Object Type handscroll Artist Xu Yang Date Made 1770 Place Made China Culture Chinese Period Qing 18th century Materials ink and colour on silk Measurements sheet: 72.6 cm x 2433.1 cm; image: 68.9 cm x 1690.3 cm; rolled: 11.2 cm x 72.6 cm x 10.2 cm Description A handscroll painting that is a record of the 1751 tour by the Emperor Qianlong through Dezhou in Shandong province of China. Inscriptions and Colophons
There is an inscription by Yu Minzhong (1714-1779), and another inscription of a poem by the Emperor Qianlong. The scroll is impressed with seven seals of the emperor and has the original jade scroll clasp that is…
There is an inscription by Yu Minzhong (1714-1779), and another inscription of a poem by the Emperor Qianlong. The scroll is impressed with seven seals of the emperor and has the original jade scroll clasp that is inscribed with the artist's name as well the title of the painting.
Credit Line Gift of Sandy and Cécile Mactaggart

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"2004.19.15.1 - Qianlong Emperor's Southern Inspection Tour, Scroll Two: Crossing the Grand Canal at Dezhou, Mactaggart Art Collection." University of Alberta Museums Search Site, https://search.museums.ualberta.ca/21-20520. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.


Object Hierarchy

2004.19.15.1 - Qianlong Emperor's Southern Inspection Tour, Scroll Two: Crossing the Grand Canal at Dezhou

Object Type handscroll Artist Xu Yang Date Made 1770
Object Type box Artist unknown Date Made date unknown
Object Type box, base Artist unknown Date Made date unknown
Object Type box, lid Artist unknown Date Made date unknown

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