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All Things Chinese! Fascinated by China & have gone there once to Beijing, Xi'an, Great Wall at Mutianyu, Summer Palace. Hope to visit China again!

Patricia Foster
The Forbidden City was the Chinese imperial palace from the Ming dynasty to the end of the Qing dynasty. It is located in the center of Beijing China, and now houses the Palace Museum. Chinese Dragon, Chinese Art, Chinese Design, Dragon Rouge, Imperial Dragon, Dragons, Year Of The Dragon, Ancient China, Dragon Art

Things I'm Thinking About

Currently I am reading the Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky translation of Leo Tolstoy’s War and Peace. In the introduction they write that theirs’ is the most accurate translation to date. Tolstoy would often use the same word over and over in one paragraph. Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky retained all the repetitions, unlike most of their predecessors. Many years ago I read the Constance Garnett translation. She pretty much set the standard for translating Russian authors into…

A Chinese Antique Blue Glazed Porcelain Vase: well potted with a dragon encircling around the neck, of Qing Dynasty; of Qing Dynasty; Porcelain Ceramics, Ceramic Art, Fine Porcelain, Porcelain Jewelry, Ceramic Bowls, Perfumes Vintage, Dragons, Vases, Keramik Vase

Dragons in the arts

Chinese Antique Blue Glazed Porcelain Vase with a dragon encircling around the neck - Qing Dynasty The Dragon - symbol of life, growth and bringer of harmony, virtue, riches, fulfillment and longevity. In Eastern art, as far as mythical creatures go, the dragon still attracts the most attention. Most likely because it is revered for its courage, inspiration, creativity and luck. Every 12 years when the Year Of The Dragon comes around there is a spike in childbirths in Asia. Images of the…

fawnvelveteen:A Century Chinese ivory dragon pattern sprung bangle inset with ruby cabochon eyes, the finely carved dragon head to the sixty finely carved scale back links Dragon Head, Dragon Art, Ethnic Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Jewellery, Vintage Jewelry, Dragons, Dragon Jewelry, Dragon Pattern

A 19th Century Chinese ivory dragon pattern sprung

A 19th Century Chinese ivory dragon pattern sprung bangle inset with ruby cabochon eyes, the finely carved dragon head to the sixty finely carved scale back links

Century Chinese Kingfisher Feather & Coral Earrings, Wires, (sold) These are as found, but were likely adapted into earrings from something else– probably a hair ornament. They work well as earrings though, and the color and sheen of the. Art Nouveau Jewelry, Jewelry Art, Jewelry Accessories, Jewelry Design, Coral Earrings, Feather Earrings, Drop Earrings, Jewellery Earrings, Ancient Jewelry

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19th Century Chinese Kingfisher Feather & Coral Earrings, 14K Wires, (sold) These are as found, but were likely adapted into earrings from something else– probably a hair ornament. They work well as...

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Ancient City Wall Xian China biking that wall was one of the most painful experiences of my life :) Niigata, Places Around The World, Around The Worlds, Places Ive Been, Places To Visit, Belle Villa, Chinese Architecture, Ancient China, China Travel

Ancient City Wall, Xian, China

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唐三彩: tri-colored pottery of the Tang dynasty Ancient China, Ancient Art, Chinese Figurines, Asian Sculptures, Terracota, Ceramic Figures, Chinoiserie, China Art, Chinese Ceramics

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 Not peacocks but these do have that wonderful blue! A Pair Of Kingfisher Feather Drop Earrings, Chinese Qing Dynasty Century China Jewelry, Enamel Jewelry, Hair Jewelry, Jewlery, Antique Earrings, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Feather Earrings, Drop Earrings

Chinese Works of Art

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