Chinese Dynasties

Masterpieces of Chinese Painting – Met Museum’s Collection

Masterpieces of Chinese Painting – Met Museum’s Collection

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An exhibition Masterpieces of Chinese Painting from the Metropolitan Museum of Art Collection consisting of 110 works of painting and calligraphy is now on show

Marco Polo at the Court of Kublai Khan – Lie and You Die

Marco Polo at the Court of Kublai Khan – Lie and You Die

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The story of Marco Polo is epic in scope and scale and Season 1 of the Netflix ten part television series, with Lorenzo Richelmy as Marco, has had mixed reviews

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The Culture Concept – Art Design & Style, Free Video Series

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The Culture Concept Circle videos survey the progress of architecture, gardens, interiors, paintings, sculpture & objet d’art FREE – Antiquity to Renaissance

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Chinese Ceramics, Pt 1 – Knowledge Comes from Seeing Much

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Chinese ceramics became known to the wider world from the Tang Dynasty (618- 907) onward; the word ‘China’ eventually becoming the generic name for porcelain

A Silk Road Saga: Sarcophagus of Yu Hong – Art Gallery NSW

A Silk Road Saga: Sarcophagus of Yu Hong – Art Gallery NSW

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Unearthing Yu Hong’s sarchophagus in Shanxi province has kept archaeologists busy proving the cross-cultural influences of Silk Road trade on both east and west