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Yungang Cave Number 6, Fantastic Animal Head with Antlers
An animal head with antlers graces the top of a column which appears to support a lintel. The creature looks simultaneously human and animal with large eyes and a pierced nose. Four-pronged antlers emerge from the top of the head that is covered with green hair-like detail.
White Horse Temple: Bell Tower
1 built complex : multicolor
White Horse Temple: Garden and Great Buddha Hall
1 built complex
White Horse Temple: Hall of Scriptures
1 built complex : Taupe
White Horse Temple: Hall of Scriptures
1 built complex : Taupe
White Horse Temple: Heavenly King Hall (Tianwang Hall)
1 built complex : mixed colors
White Horse Temple: Main Entrance Gate
1 built complex : multicolor
White Horse Temple: Pavilion
1 built complex : multicolor
White Horse Temple: Pavilion
1 built complex : multicolor
White Horse Temple: Stone Lion at Entrance Gate
The lion depicted in this sculpture sits atop a short pedestal and guards the entrance to the temple. There are flowers in small pots around the bottom edge of the sculpture as if in offering. The lion is not polychrome. The temple behind the lion is partially visible in this depiction.
Yu Garden (Yuyuan): Dragon Wall
1 built complex : black & white
Yu Garden (Yuyuan): Garden Pavilion
1 built complex
Yu Garden (Yuyuan): Garden View
The view is from the Yule Pavilion with stream and Lake Tai perforated rock.
Yu Garden (Yuyuan): Garden View
Covered walkway reflected in a pool with vegetation and pierced rocks with rock formations are shown in this view.
Yu Garden (Yuyuan): Garden View
Characteristic elements in Chinese gardens: water, trees, rocks & buildings, and changes in elevation are visible in this view. Rock formations in the background with a pagoda structure.
Yu Garden (Yuyuan): Pavilion
1 built complex
Yu Garden (Yuyuan): Pavilion
1 built complex
Yu Garden (Yuyuan): Pavilion
1 built complex
Taihe Dian, Imperial Palace, Forbidden City. Ming and Qing Dynasties
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Lotus shoes
Pair of lotus shoes for bound feet. Tiny heeled shoes of dark navy silk, the uppers with multicolored floral embroidery at top and sides, and cloud-form patterns of couched gold thread around heels. Edged at top with blue silk ribbon. The shaped heels are of white leather.
Chinese Ensemble - Jacket and Pants
Chinese ensemble of blue silk with multi-colored embroidery.consisting of: A) Jacket/Bodice. Knee-length, A-line, standing collar, long sleeves with white cuffs embroidered with scenes of Chinese people in various situations. Center front opening with black frogs fastened with spherical gold buttons. Wide band at collar and part of front opening, and hem with embroidery of figures on brown ground. Field of jacket with large multi-colored embroidered flowers and butterflies. B) Pants. Matching. Drawstring waist. Full-length, with matching embroidery, but only on lower legs. Cuffs with wide band of white embroidered with foliage and moths.
Jacket
Chinese jacket of red damask silk with multicolored embroidery. Almost knee-length, with long sleeves. Floral damask pattern, embroidery of flowers, moths(?), foliage, and other symbols. Angled center front opening bordered with blue, fastened with carved/chased gold sphere buttons and loops. Around opening, hem, collar, and cuffs is embroidered band in blues and white scrolls, with outer border of gold and black. Lined in pink silk. No labels.
Fan
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[Art Show]
Photograph of an art exhibition in China. Hanging cloth panels intersect the foreground. The floor is filled with artwork displayed on pedestals. People walk amongst the pedestals.
[Art Show]
Photograph of an art exhibition in China. The foreground is filled with pedestals, displays, and hanging artwork. People are seen walking between the pedestals.
[Bamboo Roof]
Photograph of a bamboo roof in Guilin, China. A section of the roof is visible in the foreground. The bamboo awnings, rafters, and latticework are visible.
[Bamboo Trees]
Photograph of bamboo trees in the Potted Scenery Garden of Guilin, China. Bamboo trees fill the frame in the foreground. Sunlight in an opening of grass is visible in the background behind the trees.
[Boat by Fubo Hill]
Photograph of Fubo Hill in Guilin, China. In the foreground, a young girl and a woman play in the water of the Li River. Two boats parked under a rock overhang are visible behind the girl. Beyond the overhang, large rocks are visible in the water.
[Boat of Pleasant Banquet]
Photograph of the Boat of Pleasant Banquet in the Summer Palace of Beijing, China. A side view of the boat is visible in the foreground. Multiple people fill the decks of the boat. A building on the dock is visible behind the boat. A distant shore is visible in the far right background.
[Boatman]
Photograph of a boatman in Guilin, China. In the foreground, a man in straw hat stands on a boat made of long logs. Behind the man, a road runs beside the river. Trees line the road. A field is visible in the background beyond the road.
[Buddha]
Photograph of a stone Buddha in the Longmen Caves of Luoyang, China. The top of the frame is hidden in shadow. The Buddha is surrounded by smaller stone figures.
[Buddha]
Photograph of the Longmen Caves in Luoyang, China. A stone Buddha figure is visible in the foreground surrounded by smaller stone figures. The wall behind the figures is carved and painted.
[Cave Entrance]
Photograph of the entrance to caves along the Li River in Guilin, China. A large rocky cliff is visible in the foreground. Two small wooden boats are visible at an opening in the rock.
[Cave Entrance]
Photograph of the cave entrance into Folded Brocade Hill in Guilin, China. Numerous people are visible in front of and within the cave entrance. The rocky hillside is visible in the top foreground. Trees grow out of the hillside.
[Ceiling Detail]
Photograph of a painted ceiling in the Temple of Heaven in Beijing, China. Three red columns are visible in the foreground. The painted structure beams of the ceiling are visible beyond the columns.
[Ceramics Factory]
Photograph of a Chinese ceramics factory. In the foreground, vases and dishes are laid out on wooden racks. Terracotta vessels are piled up in woven baskets in the center. Two people stand in front of a kiln in back. More racks are visible in the background.
[Ceramics Workshop]
Photograph of a ceramics workshop in China. A row of pitchers are visible on a table in the foreground. A woman sits behind the table painting one of the pitchers. Other tables and workers are visible behind her.
[Curvy Trees]
Photograph of three curvy trees in the botanical gardens of Hangzhou, China. The trees are evenly spaced in the foreground. A white wall is visible behind the trees.
[Fishing Boats]
Photograph of fishing boats at the Summer Palace in Beijing, China. In the foreground, a blue boat is tied to a metal pole in the water. On the other side of the pole, numerous fishing boats are lined up horizontally throughout the frame.
[Forbidden City]
Photograph of the Forbidden City in Beijing, China. The foreground is framed by a doorway in shadow. A stone railing is visible outside of the doorway. Rows of white walkways are visible beyond the railing. Buildings are partly visible in the right background.
[Fubo Hill]
Photograph of Fubo Hill in Guilin, China. A carved rock formation is visible in the foreground. Multiple figures of varying sizes are carved into the face of the rock. Trees are visible in the far left background beyond the rock.
[Garden of Harmonious Interest]
Photograph of the Garden of Harmonious Interest in the Summer Palace of Beijing, China. A long painted corridor of the garden is visible in the foreground. Numerous people are visible in the corridor. Part of the garden is visible in the background.
[Great Wall Detail]
Photograph of the Great Wall of China in Beijing, China. A detail of the wall is visible in the foreground. The stone bricks are carved with graffiti. The green landscape is visible through the openings in the wall.
[Great Wall of China]
Photograph of the Great Wall of China in Beijing, China. The wall is visible in the foreground and stretches into the background. The mountains and green landscape are visible in the background.
[The Great Wall of China]
Photograph of the Great Wall of China in Beijing. In the foreground, an arched passageway is visible leading out to the wall. A section of the wall and the distant mountains are visible through the passage.
[Great Wall Passageway]
Photograph of a passageway in the Great Wall of China in Beijing. The arched passageway is visible in the foreground inset into the stone wall. The view through the passage is hidden in shadow.
[The Hall of Prayer for Good Harvests]
Photograph of the Hall of Prayer for Good Harvests in the Temple of Heaven complex of Beijing, China. The photograph was taken through an archway which is partially visible in the immediate foreground. Through the arch, a square is visible with four people dispersed throughout. The Hall of Prayer for Good Harvests sits behind the square.
[Hangzhou Botanical Garden]
Photograph of the Hangzhou Botanical Garden in Hangzhou, China. Small potted trees fill the foreground. A building with oddly shaped windows is visible behind the trees.
[Hills of Guilin]
Photograph of the hills along the Li River in Guilin, China. A number of houses are visible on the river bank. Tall hills loom above the houses in the background.
[Intersecting Rooflines]
Photograph of intersecting rooflines in the Summer Palace of Beijing, China. A stone fence cuts across the bottom foreground. Four tile roofs are visible in the picture plane. People are visible underneath the roofs. Trees are visible in the background.