The 115th insert from the album The Imperial City of Beijing, China. The photo shows the north gate of the Forbidden City (Gugong 故宫 or Zijincheng 紫禁城), called Shenwu Gate (Shenwumen 神武門), above which rises Mount Jing (Jingshan 景山). It stands in the former imperial park, now Jingshan Public Park (Jingshan gongyuan 景山公園).
Workshop / factory / publisher: Ogawa Kazumasa, Tokyo Imperial Museum
Place of manufacture: Tokyo
Material description: paper
Manufacturing technique: black-and-white print
Dimensions: length: 48.2 cm, height: 36.4 cm
Inscription: Prospect Hill.
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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