Museums

Master Series: Chinese "Lady with a Red Box"

Art - Lecture/Discussion

Thursday, May 18, 2017
6:00 PM-7:00 PM

Worcester Art Museum
Conference Room
55 Salisbury Street
Worcester, MA 01609
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Topic: Explore the collecting history of the Worcester Art Museum through the stories of special Asian art objects like "Lady with a Red Box," (Chinese).

Speaker: Vivian Li, Assistant Curator of Asian Art, Worcester Art Museum

This event is a part of WAM's Master Series of lectures about key works on view at the Worcester Art Museum. Galleries are open until 8pm; Master Series admission includes music, cash bar, and cheese and cracker reception.

Image: Lady with a Red Box, Chinese, 18th century, Qing dynasty (1644-1912), silk, 180.6 x 83.2 cm (71 1/8 x 32 3/4 in.), Overall: 276.9 x 104.7 cm (109 x 41 1/4 in.), Gift of Miss Florance Waterbury, 1957.157

Cost: Free with Museum Admission. Free for college students with current / valid I.D.

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Suggested Audiences:Middle School, High School, College, Adult, Elders

E-mail:information@worcesterart.org

Last Modified: December 9, 2016 at 3:14 PM

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