Ten Steeds ("Snow-Flake Eagle"), Giuseppe Castiglione, Qing Dynasty, Scroll (L)

  • Product Code: 0894718008790248
  • Size: 78 x 90 cm ±5%
  • Framed Size: 148 x 114 cm ±5%
  • Material: Silk
  • Weight: 2732 g


Tags: Giuseppe Castiglione, Animal


Giuseppe Castiglione, called Lang Shih-ning in Chinese, was a native of Milan, Italy. When he became a Jesuit at the age of nineteen, he already excelled at painting and architecture. At twenty-seven, he journeyed to China as a missionary and was summoned to the Imperial Court, where he served under the Kang-hsi, Yung-cheng and Chien-lung emperors. He is known for his paintings of dogs and horses. This "piebald" is a tribute horse which was presented to the imperial Court by Koruin Giynn Wang of Nomun Eehetu (in Sinkiang) and painted by Castiglione in 1743. The horse is almost life-size in scale, indicating that Castiglione probably painted it from life.


All Giclée are developed on high-quality silk with nanotechnology inks guaranteed by original manufacturers. Passed Weathering Test: resistant to moisture, temperature difference and light pollution.
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Paulownia Collection Box

Paulownia box has a fine and beautiful luster and texture of wood. On the surface, three-dimensional stamping treatment is applied to add a warm and natural touching. This special material can effectively isolate moisture and dust. It has light quality that is uneasy to deform and wear-resistant and insect-resistant features to provide high preserving conditions for paintings. It is a very good gift suitable to give others or save for your own collection purpose. The interior design of the box can properly handle scroll of pictures, avoiding damage caused by transportation. The box is quite handy and convenient for transportation. 

Packing size : Inner package-9×9×122cm、Outer boxz-12×12×125cm
Appendix : Warranty Card

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