QUADRANGLES OF BEIJING. Beijing Siheyuan. Beijing, 1993. 89 pp. 124 colour plates, 2 line drawings. 26x27 cm. Paper.
Larger Chinese families traditionally lived in courtyard complexes (here, 'quadrangles') which developed a rich and varied architectural vocabulary. Their lasting splendour in contemporary Beijing is explored here in fine, colourful detail. Text in English and Chinese.
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Was item 574 in printed List 197.
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