Travel to China: Beijing: Photo 10
Although often repaired, the Gate of Supreme Harmony is one of the few structures in the Forbidden City that date from Ming times; most others burned and were rebuilt by the Qing. The polychromed beams are painted in he xi style, the most intricate of the three styles used in the Forbidden City.
Back to China: Beijing chapter
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