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Decoration & Symbolism In Chinese Architecture

By Ger-Wen Kang

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Binding Type : Paperback
Language : English
Publisher : Preservation of Monuments Board, Singapore
ISBN10 : 9810784325
ISBN13 : 9789810784324

"Decoration and Symbolism in Chinese Architecture unlocks the hidden meanings behind the decorative symbols and architectural designs found in historic Chinese buildings in Singapore. Written by experts in the field and accompanied by beautiful photographs, this book brings to light the beliefs, values, aspirations and world views of the pioneers who constructed the landmark buildings that nestle below Singapore0´9s modern skyline today."--Back cover.


"Decoration and Symbolism in Chinese Architecture unlocks the hidden meanings behind the decorative symbols and architectural designs found in historic Chinese buildings in Singapore. Written by experts in the field and accompanied by beautiful photographs, this book brings to light the beliefs, values, aspirations and world views of the pioneers who constructed the landmark buildings that nestle below Singapore0´9s modern skyline today."--Back cover.