Essays on Yueh I

Dublin Core

Title

Essays on Yueh I

Subject

Arts-Calligraphy; People-Historical Figures

Description

Essay by Emperor Qianlong (reign 1736-1795) on Yueh I, handscroll. The text discusses the virtuous conduct of Yueh I, a general of the Warring States period who defected from the state of Yen, which he had served loyally, after losing the confidence of his ruler.

Creator

Qianlong

Source

Robert E. Harrist, Jr., and Wen C. Fong. "The Embodied Image" Princeton: Princeton UP, 1999, scan of detail of image on p. 17, Fig. 14

Contributor

Lepore, Jamie
St. Olaf College

Rights

Materials may be used for educational, non-commercial purposes only.

Relation

soc000472

Format

Image/jpg

Language

chi

Type

Still image

Identifier

soc000457

Coverage

China
China - Qing Dynasty 1644 - 1911
1751

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

538 w x 768 h, 300 ppi

Files

https://s3.amazonaws.com/omeka-net/9473/archive/files/7afcf1b0b34668d9f4f3caa587c6469d.jpg

Collection

Citation

Qianlong, “Essays on Yueh I,” ASIANetwork IDEAS Project, accessed December 12, 2017, http://www.ideasproject.org/items/show/1424.