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Rare and Beautiful Objects, New and Unexpected Findings: Revisiting Harvard’s Early Chinese Jades

Presented by Harvard Art Museums at Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge MA

Mar 13 2019
Rare and Beautiful Objects, New and Unexpected Findings: Revisiting Harvard’s Early Chinese Jades

Jenny So will highlight the exciting discoveries she made while preparing a new catalogue of the ancient Chinese jades in our collections.

More than 40 years after Max Loehr published the first comprehensive catalogue of the Grenville L. Winthrop collection of archaic Chinese jades, the Harvard Art Museums present a new book featuring highlights of the collection by Jenny F. So. To mark this new publication, So will share how her research and ideas have benefited from the nearly half-century of archaeological discoveries and technical investigations related to jade, and the surprises that came with hands-on object study. She will

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Free admission, but seating is limited. Tickets will be distributed beginning at 5:30pm at the Broadway entrance. One ticket per person.

The lecture will take place in Menschel Hall, Lower Level. Please enter the museums via the entrance on Broadway. Doors will open at 5:30pm.

After the lecture, guests are invited to visit our early Chinese art galleries on Level 1 until 8pm.

Complimentary parking available in the Broadway Garage, 7 Felton Street, Cambridge.

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32 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

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