Famous Scroll Painting Among Treasures to Be Displayed at the Forbidden City This Month

A Thousand Li of Rivers and Mountains (千里江山 qiānlǐ jiāngshān), painted in 1113 by teenaged prodigy Wang Ximeng (1096-1119) has only been displayed three times since the Communist Party took power in 1949.

A Thousand Li of Rivers and Mountains (千里江山 qiānlǐ jiāngshān), painted in 1113 by teenaged prodigy Wang Ximeng (1096-1119) has only been displayed three times since the Communist Party took power in 1949.

One of China’s most famous and seldom seen works of art will go on display at the Forbidden City today (September 15) until December 14.

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