Tomb complex of General Zu Dashou. Entrance gate. Detail: Monkeys & deer.
17th c Chinese Ming Architectural Sculpture
MING DYNASTY Anonymous
(1368 - 1644)
Toronto. Royal Ontario Museum.
Tomb complex of Zu Dashou and his three wives and his sons. Dashou was a Ming Dynasty general active in the campaign against the Qing (Manchu) invasion. The tomb was constructed after his death during the Qing Dynasty and was originally located in Yongtai Village near Beijing.