Exhibitions/ Chinese Painting

Chinese Painting: Masterpieces from the Permanent Collection

August 28, 2004–February 20, 2005
Exhibitions are free with Museum admission.

Exhibition Overview

This installation, consisting of some seventy paintings that span more than one thousand years of Chinese history from the tenth to the twentieth century, surveys all of the major schools and artistic trends of the last four dynasties. Complementing the paintings are some thirty ceramics, textiles, bronze sculptures, and scholars' objects that embody parallel themes and tastes.