Lot 668
  • 668

A COMPLETE SET OF TWELVE COPPER-PLATE ENGRAVINGS OF QIANLONG'S FORMOSA CONQUEST 1788-1790 |

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80,000 - 120,000 USD
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Description

commemorating the Qianlong Emperor's 1786-88 campaign in Taiwan, each image accompanied by a poem by the Emperor and bearing his seals, comprising illustrations of Battle at Dabulin, Attack on Douliumen, Conquer of Douliumen, Conquer of Dali, Attack on the mountain Xiaobantian, Battle at Kuzhai, Capture of the rebel chief Lin Shuangwen, Battle at Jijipu, Battle at Dawujing, Capture of Zhuang Datian, Crossing the ocean and triumphant return, Victory banquet, individually framed (12)
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