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- Series: Suite des seize estampes représentant les Conquêtes de l' Empereur de la Chine
Plate IX: the Qing general Zhaohui surprises Daši-Cärän at Oroï-Jalatu in 1756; in the foreground, Qing troops attack the enemy, some half-clothed, others still in their tents or yurts; in the middle ground Qing soldiers take prisoners and livestock; further away to left an encampment has been penetrated by Qing soldiers, some with torches, and to right, Qing cavalry gallop towards another cluster of tents and yurts; mountainous landscape in the distance. 1783-1785 (circa)
Etching and engraving
Reduced version of Plate 3 in original set: The battle of Oroï-Jalatu (Le combat d'Oroï-Jalatu)
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Height: 270 millimetres
Width: 430 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- For a description of the set, see 1877,0714.1505.
According to Pirazzoli-T'Serstevens (1969), the print in the original Cochin set is after a drawing by Giuseppe Castiglione.
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