Montreal, the Chinese Garden, QC

(continuer en français)

The stone boat is a traditional building built on the water’s edge and taking the form of a boat. It refers to the one at the Beijing Summer Palace, which, beyond the setting, also had a political meaning. As the ship was the Power, they were trying to establish that it could not be overturned.

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