A Keepsake from the Cloud Gallery/Yuntai Xianrui. - caption: 'Chinese quest for immortality'
Title: A Keepsake from the Cloud Gallery/Yuntai Xianrui.
China, 18th century
Caption: Chinese quest for immortality
Notes: Painting and calligraphy from a large format Chinese album illustrating stories of Taoist immortals -people who sought or achieved immortality. One of 15 paintings. The text concerns a Taoist adept, Wang Qiao, a Han period official.
Image taken from A Keepsake from the Cloud Gallery/Yuntai Xianrui.
Originally published/produced in China, 18th century.
Source identifier: Add. 22689, ff.15-16
British Library Shelfmark: Add. 22689
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