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Yu the Great (circa 2200BC – 2101BC) ruled the Xia Dynasty in ancient China remembered for completing his father’s flood controls via dredging and irrigation permitting agriculture and culture to the banks of the Yellow and Wei rivers. Photograph of portrait painted on silk by Ma Lin (circa 1180-1256) during the Song Dynasty.

Yu the Great (circa 2200BC – 2101BC) ruled the Xia Dynasty in ancient China remembered for completing his father’s flood controls via dredging and irrigation permitting agriculture and culture to the banks of the Yellow and Wei rivers. Photograph of portrait painted on silk by Ma Lin (circa 1180-1256) during the Song Dynasty. Stock Photo
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Universal Art Archive / Alamy Stock Photo

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KB67YJ

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40.4 MB (1.3 MB Compressed download)

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2491 x 5669 px | 21.1 x 48 cm | 8.3 x 18.9 inches | 300dpi

Date taken:

28 September 2017

Location:

China

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This image could have imperfections as it’s either historical or reportage.

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