Window with grille, Forbidden City, Beijing

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RIBApix ref no RIBA40171
Artist/PhotographerKamen, Ruth
CountryChina
CityBeijing
Subject Date1400
Image Date2008
ViewExterior
StyleChinese
MediumDigital image
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Ruth Kamen / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The Forbidden City was constructed during the reign of the Yongle Emperor (1406-1424), who moved the capital from Nanjing to Beijing.

Subject tags

windows, colour, restoration, palaces