“The Old Northern Capital—Beijing”

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This exhibition’s prints from hand-tinted color lantern slides of the Chinese imperial gardens, palaces, and ritual centers in Beijing date from the 1930s, when the city was no longer China’s capital and its old name–Northern Capital–had been replaced by “Beiping” or Northern Peace. The prints were in the collection of Henry Courtenay Fenn who used them in his lectures at Yale University where he led the creation of the Chinese Language Program.

Dates: Wednesday, February 1 through Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Hours: Tuesday-Sunday, Noon-4pm
Fee: FREE!

Date: Wednesday, February 1 through Wednesday, May 10
Time: Tuesday-Sunday, 12-4PM
Place: Mansfield Freeman Center for East Asian Studies Gallery, 343 Washington Terrace

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