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Encyclopedia > Jiang Tingxi
"Eleven Pigeons" painting by Jiang Tingxi
"Eleven Pigeons" painting by Jiang Tingxi

Jiang Tingxi (蔣廷錫) (1669-1732) was a chinese painter, and an editor of the encyclopedia Gujin tushu jicheng (Complete Collection of Ancient and Modern Writings and Charts). Eleven Pigeons painting by Jiang Tingxi Source: Utah Museum of Fine Arts. ... Eleven Pigeons painting by Jiang Tingxi Source: Utah Museum of Fine Arts. ... // Events Samuel Pepys stopped writing his diary. ... Events February 23 - First performance of Handels Orlando, in London June 9 - James Oglethorpe is granted a royal charter for the colony of Georgia. ... 1913 advertisement for Encyclopædia Britannica. ... The Gujin tushu jicheng (古今圖書集成, Complete Collection of Illustrations and Writings from the Earliest to Current Times) is a vast encyclopaedic work written in China during the reigns of Qing emperors Kangxi and Yongzheng, completed in 1725. ...


Jiang Tingxi was born in Changshu, Jiangsu. He was also known by the names Nansha, Qingtong Jushi, Qiujun, XiGu, Yangsun, and Youjun. Changshu (常熟) is a county-level city of the Jiangsu province of China, under the juridiction of Suzhou. ... Jiangsu (Simplified Chinese: 江苏; Traditional Chinese: 江蘇; pinyin: ; Wade-Giles: Chiang-su; Postal System Pinyin: Kiangsu) is a province of the Peoples Republic of China, located along the east coast of the country. ...


The 5020-volume state-sponsored encyclopedia Gujin tushu jicheng was published in 1726 and had been compiled by Chen Menglei and Jiang Tingxi during the reigns of Qing emperors Kangxi and Yongzheng. Events George Friderich Handel becomes a British subject. ... The Qing Dynasty (Manchu: daicing gurun; Chinese: 清朝; pinyin: qīng cháo; Wade-Giles: ching chao), sometimes known as the Manchu Dynasty, was founded by the Manchu clan Aisin Gioro, in what is today northeast China expanded into China proper and the surrounding territories of Inner Asia, establishing... An emperor is a (male) monarch, usually the sovereign ruler of an empire or another type of imperial realm. ... This article needs cleanup, so as to conform to a higher standard. ... The Yongzheng Emperor (December 13, 1678 - October 8, 1735) was the fourth emperor of the Manchu Qing dynasty, and the third Qing emperor to rule over China, from 1722 to 1735. ...


As an official painter and grand secretary to the Imperial Court in Kyoto, Jiang Tingxi used a wide variety of artistic styles, and focused particularly on paintings of birds and flowers. He was also proficient in calligraphy. Imperial Court in Kyoto was the nominal ruling government of Japan since 794 until the Meiji Era, in which the court was moved to Tokyo and was integrated into the Meiji government. ... Calligraphy in a Latin Bible of AD 1407 on display in Malmesbury Abbey, Wiltshire, England. ...


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Jiang Tingxi (Traditional Chinese: è"£å»·éŒ«; Simplified Chinese: è'‹å»·é"¡; Hanyu Pinyin: Jiǎng Tíngxí Wade-Giles: Chiang T'ing-hsi) (1669-1732) was a chinese painter, and an editor of the encyclopedia Gujin tushu jicheng (Complete Collection of Ancient and Modern Writings and Charts).
The 5020-volume state-sponsored encyclopedia Gujin tushu jicheng was published in 1726 and had been compiled by Chen Menglei and Jiang Tingxi during the reigns of Qing emperors Kangxi and Yongzheng.
As an official painter and grand secretary to the Imperial Court in Kyoto, Jiang Tingxi used a wide variety of artistic styles, and focused particularly on paintings of birds and flowers.
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