Zhang Chengde and Fan Duixiang ed: RESIDENTIAL COURTYARD OF SHANXI MERCHANT QIAO FAMILY. Jin Shang Zhaiyuan Qiao Jia. Jin Shang Zhaiyuan. Taiyuan, 1997. 110 pp. Colour illustrations throughout. 29x22 cm. Cloth.
The Qiao family courtyard was begun in 1756 and remains one of the prime manifestations of Shanxi merchant wealth. A huge wonderfully decorative structure used as the setting for the film 'Raise the Red Lantern.' Good colour photography and text in English and Chinese.
Available, as of: 08/11/2019
Was item 582 in printed List 197.
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