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Chinese Dragons

The dragon was the sign of the Emperor, and was on the national flag of the late Qing dynasty. The Chinese dragon is rendered as a long and serpent-like creature without wings. The Chinese dragon is said to be a … Continue reading

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Dragon Figurines Incorporated Into Building Design

Dragons, gargoyles, and other grotesques are a representation of numerous things: protection, warning, and power. That said, it is rather understandable why they have found a home as a part of architecture for hundreds of years. Yet, these mythological statues … Continue reading

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