The 146th insert from the album The Imperial City of Beijing, China. The photo shows the complex of temples and palaces on Longevity Hill (Wanshoushan 萬壽山) and the Summer Palace (Yiheyuan 頤和園) in Beijing. The picture was taken from the top of the hill. Kunming Lake (Kunminghu 昆明湖) can be seen in the background.
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: A Bird's Eye View of the Wan-shou Shan Palace.
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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