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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2016) 66 (1): 25–49.
Published: 01 April 2016
... actual site, as well as the contemporary colophons, all point to a memorial function for the scroll. The early provenance of this handscroll indicates that Liang Shicheng, the eunuch at Emperor Huizong's court, was the one who commissioned it. The painting bears witness to the appropriation of the Li...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2010) 60 (1): 89–94.
Published: 01 April 2010
... entries by Wang takes up a so-called 92 ARCHIVES OF ASIAN ART Buddha Seal (Cat. 59) sponsored in 784 by a eunuch Far more interesting than the year, however, is the day holding high palace offices. The discussion of Buddhist on which it was made, which the inscription gives as ‘‘water seals...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2005) 55 (1): 65–78.
Published: 01 April 2005
... the royal household and the site. its architect,i3 but the verse includes none of the Persian As a eunuch, Malik Sandal would have suited her needs terms for architect or builder, leaving his exact role in perfectly. Second, appointing a sar-i kar would have helped the process unclear. I...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2007) 57 (1): 95–120.
Published: 01 April 2007
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2003) 53 (1): 71–104.
Published: 01 April 2003
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Archives of Asian Art (1 October 2018) 68 (2): 133–156.
Published: 01 October 2018
.... 1666), wrote: In the Zhengde reign [1506–1521], a eunuch was appointed to supervise manufacture of porcelain for imperial use. This was the time when the process of making Xuan-red [Xuande 宣德 wares of red color] was still lost, and [failing to produce it], the eunuch paid the penalty with his and his...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 October 2016) 66 (2): 187–212.
Published: 01 October 2016
... emperor himself; it was added under the direction of ture and shorter ones joined to it on either side was the palace eunuch Liu Teng who wielded tremen- formalized by the Mongols in their plan of Qionghua dous power in the Yongping 永平 era (508–12). That 瓊華 Island. Qionghua was an artificial isle...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2011) 61 (1): 107–126.
Published: 01 April 2011
... Mongolian as if he referred to the expertise of his friends. But the origin, by eunuchs, and by powerful clans who main- discourse that follows leaves no doubt that, rather than tained their own relations with the Mongol court, and listening to the hearsay of his own times, his ideas were he retired to...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2019) 69 (1): 73–101.
Published: 01 April 2019
... fans produced and exchanged on this holiday, and, the lists grade fans in a social hierarchy. For instance, at the imperial court the emperor gave the empress, palace ladies, high eunuchs, and important palace attendants fans made of kingfisher feathers and worked with gold thread. 19 Eminent...