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The Emperor's Secret Garden [electronic resource] / by DCD Media.

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Other Title:
Academic Video Online.
Publication:
London, England : Royal Anthropological Institute, 2010.
Format/Description:
Video
1 online resource (66 minutes)
Subjects:
Architecture -- China -- History -- Ming-Qing dynasties, 1368-1912.
Historic buildings -- Conservation and restoration -- China -- Beijing.
Forbidden City (Beijing, China)|xBuildings, structures, etc.
Form/Genre:
Documentary films.
Language:
In English.
System Details:
data file
Summary:
In 2001, the Palace Museum and the World Monuments Fund partnered to conserve the magnificent 18th-century Qianlong Garden in the Forbidden City, choosing first to restore Juanqinzhai (the Studio of Exhaustion from Diligent Service), a unique building with some of the palace's finest surviving architectural interiors and decor. This film highlights the search for and use of disappearing traditional craftsmanship during the conservation.
Notes:
Title from resource description page (viewed June 24, 2016).
Contributor:
Alexander Street Press.
DCD Media (Firm), production company.
OCLC:
954043185
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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