Evolution of the lan-e and pupai (architrave and plate)
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, Chuzu an, Yanghe lou, Sheji tan, Jihua si, Kuiwen ke, Wenyua
Architecture -- China -- General -- (YVRC) Institute for Research in Chinese Architecture (active ca. 1931-1946) -- (YVRC) Liang Sicheng, 1901-1972 -- (LC)
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