Saturday, October 29, 2011
Dreary day. Decided to check out a couple places on the secret garden list.
First, the Shanghai Opera House Garden:
A stone table and chairs:
Old sycamores & Kent:
Hollow sycamore and flagstone path:
The building is now offices for the Shanghai Opera:
Next, the garden behind the Huashan Hospital:
No water in this fountain.
The carved stone screen:
An Indonesian sculpture?
Sunday, Ocotber 30, 2011
A sunny day today.
The Songyuan or cemetery was also on the secret garden list:
Grave marker of Zhang Leping:
This guy seems to be holding a folded fan:
Yu Zhenfei (1902-1993), Kunqu opera star.
Grave marker of Jiang Yuequan:
A musician shown with a Sanxuan, a 3-stringed Chinese guitar.
Grave marker of Xie Zhiliu:
Grave marker of Jiang Shaoji (1919-1995):
Grave markers of westerners:
A grave marker with twin arched bridges:
We had lunch at India Kitchen at Soho3319, the new food street.
Our special vegetarian samosa:
The Club was decorated for Halloween: