Collecting Chinese Lacquer at the V&A with Dr Helen Glaister
23 Jun 2022
From the imperial splendour of a Qing imperial throne to the subtle aesthetic of a Song dynasty mallow dish, the V&A collection of Chinese lacquer is today one of the most comprehensive outside China. This lecture maps the history of the collection and collectors, highlighting the significant role played by leading private collectors and curators, stimulating interest in historical works and promoting contemporary craft production.
Join us for the Winter Art & Antiques Fair 2023 and be part of London's last important art and antiques fair before Christmas. Attracting collectors, connoisseurs, interior designers and Christmas shoppers alike. We want to hear from you!