Qianlong Garden

Gardens as Ecological Theater: An 18th-Century Story

Date: 
Thu., Sep. 26, 2019
7:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
Category: 
Lectures
Location: 
Rothenberg Hall
Event Notes: 
Free; no reservations required.
Add to Calendar 09/26/2019 07:30 PM 09/26/2019 08:30 PM America/Los_Angeles Gardens as Ecological Theater: An 18th-Century Story Visit page - https://www.huntington.org/events/gardens-ecological-theater-18th-century-story The Huntington - Rothenberg Hall
 

Eugene Wang, professor of art history at Harvard University, discusses the Qianlong Garden in the northeast corner of the Forbidden City. Built in the 1770s, the whole garden space can be seen as a five-act play.