Plate XVI: Emperor Qianlong about to preside over a victory banquet for officers and soldiers who had distinguished themselves during the campaigns in East Turkestan; in the foreground to right the Emperor is borne in a litter in a procession moving towards the Ziguangge, a building in the gardens of the Imperial Palace at Peking (Beijing); in the middle ground, a large yurt and behind it, servants preparing food; to left, a large group of defeated rebels, shown kneeling to the left, who attended the event, while to right, court officials, some kneeling; in the distance to right, Marble Bridge and the Baita (White Pagoda). 1784 Etching and engraving Reduced copy of Plate 16 in the original set: Victory banquet for the officers and soldiers who had distinguished themselves (['L'Empereur] offre un banquet de victoire aux officiers et soldats qui se sont distingués)
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