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Exhibition Lecture / Heaven’s Embroidered Cloth: Observations about Chinese Textiles in the Collection
Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014 / 3 p.m. 

John Vollmer, scholar and independent curator, discusses works in conjunction with the special exhibition, Qing Chic: Chinese Textiles from the 19th to Early 20th Century. Qing Chic is on view in conjunction with David Webb: Society’s Jewelersince Webb was influenced by Chinese art.

Theater doors open at 2 p.m.
Free with Museum admission / No RSVP required  / Limited seating

Dragon Robe,  festive dress
for an empress or imperial consort with
twelve dragons and Assorted Treasures
Qing dynasty, Guangxu reign 1875–1908
Silk “kesi” tapestry
Norton Museum of Art Purchase, the Palm Beach Art League Construction Account, 43.13