Zhang Chengde and Fan Duixiang ed: RESIDENTIAL COURTYARD OF SHANXI MERCHANT WANG FAMILY. Jin Shang Zhaiyuan - Wang Jia. Jin Shang Zhaiyuan. Taiyuan, 1997. 104 pp. Colour illustrations throughout. 29x22 cm. Cloth.
Located in Jingsheng town in Shanxi province, the Wang family courtyard is built on the lower slopes of Miao Shan and covers the huge area of 45000 square metres. The compound is, unusually, on various levels due to the local geography and incorporates cave dwellings along the mountainside. Interesting architecture and decorative detail. In English and Chinese.
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