Forbidden City

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Synonyms for Forbidden City

the sacred city of Lamaism

a walled section of Beijing that encloses the palace that was formerly the residence of the emperor of China

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In a Song dynasty hanging scroll from the collection of the Palace Museum in Taipei, for example, a luohan holds a bowl in order to catch a dragon flying in the heaven (Guoli gugong bowuyuan 1989, vol.
It is the landscape setting that unifies them (Guoli gugong bowuyuan 1989, vol.
Gugong zhenben congkan 5 Chapters 120 Chapters ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] Collection of the Rare Books of the Imperial Palace).
29) See Yang Boda, 'Qingdai Gongting Yuqi' [The Jades of the Qing Court), Gugong Bowuyuan Yuankan (The Palace Museum Journal), no.
assembled 142 siyin seal impressions; see his "Yuannei fuzhi shuhua shoucang" Gugong jikan 14.
Jiang Zhaoshen, "Shanzhe jique zaochun yu wen hui: Tan gugong sanzhang songhua" Gugong jikan 11.
2 See Feng Shi, "Chunqiu Zi Fan bianzhong jinian yanjiu", Wenwu jikan 4 (1997): 59-65, and Zhang Guangyuan, "Gugong xincang chunqiu Jin Wen cheng ba 'Zi Fan he zhong' chu shi", Gugong wenwu yuekan 13.
63 An ink rubbing in the Beijing Palace Museum is reproduced in Gugong zhoukan 319 (Jan.