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Table Screen with Scene of Imperial Traveling Palace

Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Qianlong period (1736–95)
Jade (nephrite)
H. 8 3/4 in. (22.2 cm); W. 8 1/2 in. (21.6 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Heber R. Bishop, 1902
Accession Number:
Not on view
The inscription on one side of this screen was composed by the Qianlong Emperor in honor of the traveling palace that is detailed on the other side.
Heber R. Bishop , New York (until 1902; donated to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Bishop Jades," March 30, 2004–February 12, 2006.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Extravagant Display: Chinese Art in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries," December 14, 2010–May 1, 2011.

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