1906 Print Temple Heaven Beijing China Emperor Taoist Architecture Temple XGW3


This is an original 1906 halftone print of the Temple of Heaven located in Beijing, China. This temple, also called the "Altar of Heaven," was built between 1406 - 1420 during the reign of Emperor Yongle. The complex was visited annually by Chinese Emperors for prayer ceremonies for a good harvest.


This 105+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5.75 x 4.5 inches; 15 x 11 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: Peking, Ming, Qing, Dynasty, Ceremony, Prayer