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2004.19.68.1 - The Qianlong Emperor’s Conquests: Depictions of Victories over the Eleuths, Dzungars and Other Central Asian Peoples in Xinjiang

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Object Typeportfolio Artistafter Castiglione, Giuseppe; after Sichelbart, Ignatius; after Attiret, Jean-Denis; after Damasceno, Giovanni; after Qianlong Emperor Date Made1767-1774

Item Details

Object Typeportfolio Artistafter Castiglione, Giuseppe; after Sichelbart, Ignatius; after Attiret, Jean-Denis; after Damasceno, Giovanni; after Qianlong Emperor Date Made1767-1774
Accession Number 2004.19.68.1 Title The Qianlong Emperor’s Conquests: Depictions of Victories over the Eleuths, Dzungars and Other Central Asian Peoples in Xinjiang Category portfolios Object Type portfolio Artist after Castiglione, Giuseppe; after Sichelbart, Ignatius; after Attiret, Jean-Denis; after Damasceno, Giovanni; after Qianlong Emperor Date Made 1767-1774 Place Made China Culture Chinese Period Qing 18th century Measurements overall: 5.3 cm x 114.8 cm x 66.2 cm Description
16 plates of pictures accompanied by 16 plates of poems and prose, plus 1 preface by the Qianlong Emperor in woodblock print dated to February-March 1766, 1 undated postface by also in woodblock print by members of…
16 plates of pictures accompanied by 16 plates of poems and prose, plus 1 preface by the Qianlong Emperor in woodblock print dated to February-March 1766, 1 undated postface by also in woodblock print by members of the Qianlong court, 1 handwritten postface dated to the 23rd year of the Daoguang era, 4th month (12th day or May 11, 1843). The prints were engraved by Jacques-Philippe Le Bas (1707-83), Jacques Aliamet (1726-88), Augustin de Saint-Aubin (1736-1807), Benoit Louis Prevost (1747-ca. 1804), Pierre Phillipe Choffard (1730-1809), Joseph Masquelier (1741-1811), François Denis Née (1732-1817), and Nicholas Delaunay (1739-92), under direction of and with modifications by the Secretary-Historiographer of the Academy of Painting, Charles-Nicholas Chochin fils (1715-90). The prints were engraved after drawings by Guiseppe Castiglione (Lang Shining, 1688-1766), an Italian Jesuit; Jean-Denis Attiret (Wang Zhicheng, 1702-1768), a French Jesuit; Ignatius Sichelbart (Ai Qimeng, 1707-1780), a Bohemian Jesuit; and Giovanni Damasceno (An Deyi, d. 1781), an Italian Augustinian. The engravings were made in Paris, France.
Credit Line Gift of Sandy and Cécile Mactaggart

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"2004.19.68.1 - The Qianlong Emperor’s Conquests: Depictions of Victories over the Eleuths, Dzungars and Other Central Asian Peoples in Xinjiang, Mactaggart Art Collection." University of Alberta Museums Search Site, https://search.museums.ualberta.ca/21-20536. Accessed 21 Jan. 2022.


Object Hierarchy

Object Type portfolio set Artist after Castiglione, Giuseppe; after Sichelbart, Ignatius; after Attiret, Jean-Denis; after Damasceno, Giovanni; after Qianlong Emperor Date Made 1767-1774

2004.19.68.1 - The Qianlong Emperor’s Conquests: Depictions of Victories over the Eleuths, Dzungars and Other Central Asian Peoples in Xinjiang

Object Type portfolio Artist after Castiglione, Giuseppe; after Sichelbart, Ignatius; after Attiret, Jean-Denis; after Damasceno, Giovanni; after Qianlong Emperor Date Made 1767-1774
Object Type print Artist unknown Date Made 1767-1774
Object Type print Artist unknown Date Made 1767-1774
Object Type print Artist unknown Date Made 1767-1774
Object Type print Artist unknown Date Made 1767-1774
Object Type print Artist unknown Date Made 1767-1774
Object Type print Artist unknown Date Made 1767-1774
Object Type print Artist unknown Date Made 1767-1774
Object Type print Artist unknown Date Made 1767-1774
Object Type print Artist unknown Date Made 1767-1774
Object Type print Artist unknown Date Made 1767-1774
Object Type print Artist unknown Date Made 1767-1774
Object Type print Artist after Castiglione, Giuseppe Date Made 1769
Object Type print Artist unknown Date Made 1767-1774
Object Type print Artist unknown Date Made 1767-1774
Object Type print Artist unknown Date Made 1770
Object Type print Artist after Damasceno, Giovanni Date Made 1772
Object Type print Artist after Damasceno, Giovanni Date Made 1767-1774
Object Type print Artist after Attiret, Jean-Denis Date Made 1767-1774
Object Type print Artist after Sichelbart, Ignatius Date Made 1769
Object Type print Artist after Damasceno, Giovanni Date Made 1774
Object Type print Artist after Damasceno, Giovanni Date Made 1767-1774
Object Type print Artist after Damasceno, Giovanni Date Made 1772
Object Type print Artist unknown Date Made 1767-1774
Object Type print Artist after Castiglione, Giuseppe Date Made 1771
Object Type print Artist unknown Date Made 1767-1774
Object Type print Artist unknown Date Made 1767-1774
Object Type print Artist after Damasceno, Giovanni Date Made 1770
Object Type print Artist after Attiret, Jean-Denis Date Made 1774
Object Type print Artist unknown Date Made 1773
Object Type print Artist after Attiret, Jean-Denis Date Made 1767-1774
Object Type print Artist unknown Date Made 1767-1774
Object Type print Artist unknown Date Made 1767-1774
Object Type print Artist unknown Date Made 1767-1774
Object Type print Artist unknown Date Made 1767-1774
Object Type print Artist unknown Date Made 1767-1774
Object Type box Artist unknown Date Made 1767-1774

Object Hierarchy for 2004.19.68.1 - The Qianlong Emperor’s Conquests: Depictions of Victories over the Eleuths, Dzungars and Other Central Asian Peoples in Xinjiang

Publications

Publication Type Catalogue
Author Tsang, Ka Bo
Title Brilliant Strokes: Chinese Painting from the Mactaggart Art Collection
Publication Date 2008
Publication Type Journal
Title Print Quarterly
Publication Date 2006-03