YUANMINGYUAN YIZHI GONGYUAN. Yuanmingyuan Park - An Eternal Monument. Beijing, 1998. 70 pp. and one foldout panorama. Colour and b/w photographs and illustrations throughout. 29x21 cm. Paper.
A good photographic record of the history and remains of the Yuanmingyuan. Shows Qing paintings of the gardens and palaces, copperplate prints of the European palaces and photographs of the ruins from the 1870s onwards onwards to the present day. Also shows the restoration being undertaken. Foldout painting panorama of the gardens in their heyday. Informative text in English and Chinese.
Subjects: Architecture Beijing
Available, as of: 08/11/2019
Was item 705 in printed List 197.
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