BEIJING LAO TIANQIAO. Tianqiao of Old Beijing. Beijing, 1993. 150 pp. Plates throughout, chiefly b/w photographs, with 20 in colour. Chinese text. 26x27 cm. Paper.
Photographs, mainly of street scenes, from the district of Beijing west of the Altar of Heaven known for its folk art, including performance art. This volume seems anxious to redress the damage done to Tianqiao as 'all past filths' were cleaned up during 'the recent 30 years'.
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Was item 300 in printed List 193.
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