Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi recto: Iskandar (Alexander) and the talking tree; verso: text circa Il-Khanid period Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper H: W: cm Tabriz, Iran Purchase Freer-Sackler
A beautiful learning idea for our China unit. Make an interactive map together. We may not have time for this this year, but keep this for when we circle back to China and the kids are older. It has detailed instructions and links to printables.
R Todd King: China Photos 2004 - Beijing - Row after row after row of paintings inside the Long Corridor of the Summer Palace. paintings grace the side and cross beams, and this shows just one section of perhaps fifty cross beam paintings.