Lin Fangling ed: SAN SHAN WU YUAN WENHUA XUNZHAN: YUANMINGYUAN JUAN. Royal Mountains and Gardens of Beijing's Western Suburbs: A Cultural Tour: Yuanmingyuan. Beijing, 2013. 399 pp. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. 29x21 cm. Wrappers.
Produced to accompany an exhibition at the Yuanmingyuan Museum in Beijing, this is a well-illustrated and detailed study of many aspects of the destroyed Yuanmingyuan, from the gardens and buildings through to depictions in paintings, prints and early photographs. Also includes discussion and illustration of many of its fabulous removed treasures. Also material on other imperial parks and palaces in the vicinity. Text in Chinese. Hard to obtain.
Subjects: Gardens Court Life
Available, as of: 20/09/2021
Was item 468 in printed List 201.
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