BEIPING MIAOYU DIAOCHA ZILIAO HUIBIAN: NEIYIQU JUAN. (A Survey of the Temples of Beiping: The Inner Area). Beijing, 2015. 336 pp. B/w photographic illustrations, rubbings and plans throughout. 29x22 cm. Boards.
A compilation of photographic and documentary material relating to the state and situation of temples in Beijing during the Republican period of the early 20th century. Presumably derived from a survey undertaken at the time. Includes many fascinating photographs of the temples, their halls and Buddhist statuary at a time when they were in their original functioning state. Also outline layout plans of many of the temples. In Chinese.
Subjects: Architecture Beijing
Available, as of: 12/02/2018
Was item 7 in printed List 189.
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