Palace of Earthly Tranquillity (Kunninggong), Forbidden City, Beijing: eaves detail

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RIBApix ref no RIBA3430-58
Artist/PhotographerCox, Bernard Hugh (1907?-1986)
CountryChina
CityBeijing
Subject Date1420
Image Date1979
ViewExterior
StyleChinese
Medium35mm Transparency
Library ReferenceRC 20
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Bernard Cox / RIBA Collections

Subject tags

roofs, sculpture, palaces, decorative tiles