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Dame Chinoise Manadarine du second Ordre en habit de ceremonie selon la saison d'esté

1697

Engraver Pierre Gissart

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Title

Dame Chinoise Manadarine du second Ordre en habit de ceremonie selon la saison d'esté

Date

1697

Artist

Engraver Pierre Gissart

Description

Chinese lady, Mandarin of the second order in the ceremonial dress according to the summer season. Album: Published in "L'estat present de la Chine, en figures dedié a Monseigneur le duc & à Madame la Duchesse de Bourgogne", 1697, by Joachim Bouvet (1656-1730). Bouvet travelled to China in 1687, as one of six Jesuits, the first group of French missionaries to China, sent by Louis XIV of France.

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Location

China

Country

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