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The Astor Chinese Garden Court

Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Date:
17th century style
Culture:
China
Medium:
Taihu rocks, granite terrace, ceramic tile flooring, roof tiles, and door frames, various woods (nan wood columns, pine beams, gingko latticework), brass fittings
Classification:
Architecture
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Vincent Astor Foundation Gift, 1981
Accession Number:
Astor Court
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 217
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