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Solid red doors from the Forbidden City Temples Beijing China | Wall Art

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Timeless Red Doors of Beijing's Forbidden City – A Vivid Portal

While exploring Beijing, I was drawn to the enigmatic red doors of the Forbidden City's ancient temples. These doors, both barriers and gateways, hold the key to a rich and mysterious past. Each stroke of paint and weathered line whispers tales of centuries gone by. The vibrant and pulsating red hue encapsulates the very essence of the tradition and power that the Forbidden City embodies.

This fine art travel photograph captures the essence of the simple yet bold design. The wood's texture, seasoned by the weight of history, reveals a natural pattern that speaks volumes about the enduring craftsmanship. The solid red doors from the Forbidden City are not just symbols but portals to a mystical, almost eternal China, where every element resonates with profound significance.

The weathered surfaces of these doors reveal layers of stories, each scratch and chip a testament to the passage of time and the solemn footsteps of those who have entered these sacred spaces over millennia. Here, the ancient meets the eternal, and every observation I made felt imbued with the deep mystique of the old world.

As I immortalized the essence of these iconic doors, I felt a profound connection to their historical depth and cultural significance. It's more than just a fine art image; it's a gateway to the whispers of history, resonating through the halls of power and purity that once reigned over this majestic city.

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© Dan Kosmayer, 2015

Museum Quality Fine Art Prints

Enjoy museum-grade signed prints, free global delivery, and a 30-day satisfaction guarantee. Each fine art print showcases my passion for photography and exceptional quality and is hand-signed in pencil on the reverse side, and includes a certificate of authenticity and a lifetime warranty against fading, with the assurance of a full reimbursement within 30 days if needed.

The fine art prints are of the highest museum quality, printed on acid-free 100% cotton paper with a velvety, subtly textured, warm-tone finish. Archival inks ensure photographs with sharp precision, smooth transitions, deep blacks, intricate details, and vibrant hues.

Please note that frames are not included.

Free Worldwide Delivery

As the creator, I personally print, sign, and package every print at my studio in Haliburton, Ontario. These prints are then shipped worldwide via Canada Post free of charge. Therefore, delivery times can vary based on location, anywhere from a few days to several weeks.

Additionally, when traveling and shooting on location, orders placed during these periods will be dispatched upon my return. This may result in delivery times extending to several weeks. However, rest assured that the wait for these unique pieces is well worth it!

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