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Victory Festivities by Isodore Helman



MAKER Isodore Helman
TITLE Receiving the surrender of the Ili
PLACE ISSUED Paris
PUBLISHED 1788
SIZE 43 x 57 cms
AREA SHOWN Victory Festivities
TECHNIQUE Copperplate engraving
COLOURING uncoloured
CONDITION perfect
PRICE 2500
DESCRIPTION The Emperor gives a Victory Banquet for the Officers and Soldiers Who Distinguished Themselves at Battle, Imperial Palace Gardens, Beijing, on 5 July 1754, from a drawing by Giuseppe Castiglione, to commemorate the Emperor Qianlong's victory in Central Asia 1755-59. Exceptionally rare and important view.