Insert page Botanical Motif

Kt0014 Vstavni List Botanicni Vzorci 01
Insert page Botanical Motif

CC BY-SA 4.0

Kt0014 Vstavni List Botanicni Vzorci 01
CC BY-SA 4.0

The tenth insert from the album The Decoration of the Palace Buildings in Beijing. It shows the motif of the flower and plant patterns that decorate the buildings of the Forbidden City (Gugong 故宫 or Zijincheng 紫禁城) in Beijing.

Workshop / factory / publisher: Ogawa Kazumasa, College of Engineering, Imperial University of Tokyo
Place of manufacture: Tokyo
Material description: paper
Manufacturing technique: coloured print
Dimensions: length: 48.2 cm, height: 36.4 cm
Inscription: BOTANIC PATTERNS. Exs. (8) - (15)
No. of parts: 1
Current owner: Slovene Ethnographic Museum
Date of the last acquisition: 1963
Last acquisition method: donation
Previous owners and periods of ownership: Ivan Skušek, Jr. and Tsuneko Kondō Kawase – Marija Skušek, National Museum of Slovenia, Slovene Ethnographic Museum

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