Evolution of the Shuatou (head of the beam)

Notes:
Drawing by Liang Sicheng 梁思成, 1901-1972, and the Institute for Research in Chinese Architecture (1931-1946). Examples taken from the following sites: Foguang si, Dule si, Yongshou si, Huayan si, Shanhua si, Yanghe lou, Temple of Confucius, Chuzu an, Wenyu
Variant Titles:
历代耍头(梁头)演变图[[
Topics:
Architecture -- China -- General -- (YVRC)
Institute for Research in Chinese Architecture (active ca. 1931-1946) -- (YVRC)
Liang Sicheng, 1901-1972 -- (LC)
Accession Number:
25073
Genre:
architectural elements (AAT)
drawings (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Paintings & Drawings
Sculptures, Models, & Architecture
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement
Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Source Title:
Asian Collection (Liang Sicheng Collection)
Source Note:
G: Liang Sicheng Photograph Collection
R: Lantern Slide Negative
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Local Record Number:
Portfolio Item ID: 217141
OID:
487274
PID:
digcoll:1892116