Forbidden City: Imperial Garden (Beijing, China) : Pavilion of Ten Thousand Autumns (Qian Qiu Ting) in the west garden

Creator:
unknown, (Chinese)
Published/Created:
Central Beijing, Forbidden City, Beijing, Beijing Shi, municipality, China
ca. 1421-1911
Date Depicted:
2009
500 AD - 1499 AD
Materials:
brick
landscaping
painted wood
stucco
tile
Notes:
The Forbidden City was the Chinese imperial palace from the Ming Dynasty to the end of the Qing Dynasty. To the west of the Inner Palace is the residential quarter of the Qing emperors, with numerous smaller buildings and gardens. To the east stood the residence of the imperial concubines and various ritual halls, as well as theatres, temples and gardens.
Topics:
Architecture -- China -- 15th century -- (YVRC)
Architecture -- China -- 17th century -- (YVRC)
Architecture -- China -- 18th century -- (YVRC)
Period/Style:
Ming dynasty, 1368-1644
Qing dynasty, 1644-1912
Culture:
Chinese
Accession Number:
2A2-CH-B-FC-IG-D6
Genre:
architecture (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Sculptures, Models, & Architecture
Rights:
Copyright Scott Gilchrist, Archivision, Inc
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Digital:
architecture; botanical; decorative arts; Gardens buildings; garden structures; complexes; sites (locations); historic sites; open spaces; gardens
Source Creator:
Gilchrist, Scott
Source Title:
Archivision Addition Module Six
Source Created:
2878 Chamonix, Montreal QC
Archivision, Inc.
2009
Source Note:
Purchase, Visual Resources Collection, May, 2011; photographer Scott Gilchrist
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Local Record Number:
4125
OID:
10079058
PID:
digcoll:1860133