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Everyday Luxury: Chinese Silks of the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)

The exhibition features a collection of Chinese costumes and textiles from the last three hundred years.

When:
November 10, 2007 12:00am to February 17, 2008 12:00am
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This exhibition will showcase selections from the Museum’s collection of Chinese costumes and textiles from the last three hundred years.  Comprised of more than 100 works, the exhibition includes official "dragon" robes, women’s dress, theatrical garments, interior furnishings, and related accessories.  The exhibition will also explore the imagery, forms, techniques, and functions of these wide-ranging textiles in the context of their cultural background.

Cost: 
Cost varies (see website for details)

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