Belvedere of prolonging splendor


Belvedere of prolonging splendor

Belvedere of prolonging splendor (Yanhui Ge)

This gazebo is in the imperial garden. It is built in height, on limestone rock from Taihu Lake, and has a square shape. Its summit is very decorated with bright colors, its roof is square too, it ends in the center by a ball.

It has the characteristic of being adorned with calligraphy, an important art in ancient China.

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