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view Marc Riboud PDP Given by John and Judith Hillelson 1965-12-31 1965-01-01 1965 (photographed) Black and white photograph, Marc Riboud, 'China. Demonstration to protest against the US military... Height: 20.2 cm, Width: 29.7 cm Vietnam war Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H 55 2014-08-29T19:17:43.000Z 2014-08-29T19:17:43.000Z 39.90601 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case X, shelf 909M 116.387909 Gelatin-silver print E.65-2003 e652003 O89704 Photograph true A black and white of an young Asian man with his fist in the air and his mouth open in... Beijing 2 VA china-demonstration-to-protest-against-photograph-marc-riboud 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z China. Demonstration to protest against the US military intervention in North Vietnam 1965 1965 view
view Unknown EAS 1997-12-31 1997-01-01 1997 (made) Badge, depicting the Chinese flag over the skyline of Hong Kong, metal and enamel, China... Hong Kong Handover 1340 2014-08-29T19:24:35.000Z 2014-08-29T19:24:35.000Z 39.90601 In Storage 116.387909 Metal and enamel FE.84-1997 fe841997 O69718 Badge Badge, depicting the Chinese flag over the skyline of Hong Kong, metal and enamel Beijing 2 badge-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1997 1997 view
view Unknown EAS 1997-12-31 1997-01-01 1997 (made) Badge, depicting the Chinese flag, metal and enamel, China (Beijing), 1997. Hong Kong Handover 1342 2014-08-29T19:24:36.000Z 2014-08-29T19:24:36.000Z 39.90601 In Storage 116.387909 Metal and enamel FE.87-1997 fe871997 O69722 Badge Badge, depicting the Chinese flag, metal and enamel Beijing 2 badge-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1997 1997 view
view Unknown EAS 1997-12-31 1997-01-01 1997 (made) Badge, depicting the Chinese flag over the skyline of Hong Kong, metal and enamel, China... Hong Kong Handover 1353 2014-08-29T19:24:38.000Z 2014-08-29T19:24:38.000Z 39.90601 In Storage 116.387909 Metal and enamel FE.85-1997 fe851997 O69720 Badge Badge, depicting the Chinese flag over the skyline of Hong Kong, metal and enamel Beijing 2 badge-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1997 1997 view
view Unknown EAS 1997-12-31 1997-01-01 1997 (made) Badge, depicting the British and Chinese flags, metal and enamel, China (Beijing), 1997. Hong Kong Handover 1354 2014-08-29T19:24:39.000Z 2014-08-29T19:24:39.000Z 39.90601 In Storage 116.387909 Metal and enamel FE.86-1997 fe861997 O69721 Badge Badge, depicting the British and Chinese flags, metal and enamel Beijing 2 badge-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1997 1997 view
view Unknown Wilson, Verity. <u>Chinese Textiles</u>. London: V&A Publications, 2005, plate 56 EAS Purchased with funds provided by the Donor Friends of the V&A 1934-12-31 1925-01-01 ca. 1930 (made) Wool pile carpet, probably made in Beijing, China, ca. 1930 Length: 254 cm, Width: 175.3 cm This carpet was made in China during the period 1920 to 1940 when there was a brief flowering of... A particular feature of these 20th-century carpets is the distinctive technique, known as... 14096 2014-08-29T20:12:40.000Z 2014-08-29T20:12:40.000Z 39.90601 In Storage 116.387909 wool (textile), cotton (textile) Wool pile and cotton FE.2-2003 fe22003 O80434 Carpet Wool pile carpet in beige and gold, with cotton. It has three central geometric motifs in green. Beijing 2 carpet-unknown 2013-09-30T00:00:00.000Z knotted pile 1934 1925 view
view 2006bb9696 jpg s Unknown Garner, Harry (1979) <i>Chinese Lacquer</i>, London-Boston: Faber and Faber, p. 150, pl. 97 Rose... EAS Given by Sir Harry Garner and Lady Garner 1795-12-31 1736-01-01 1736-1795 (made) Red lacquer bowl and lid, China, Qianlong reign period (1736-95) Diameter: 11.2 cm, Height: 10.5 cm with lid Chinese and Associated Lacquer from the Garner Collection (British Museum 01/01/1973-31/12/2002) Oriental Ceramic Society Ch'ing Exhibition (Oriental Ceramic Society, London 01/01/1964-31/12/1964) International Exhibition of Chinese Art (Royal Academy of Arts 01/01/1935-31/12/1936) 1935: E.A. Parry ? Percival David 1964: Harry Garner 18156 2014-08-29T20:31:22.000Z 2014-08-29T20:31:22.000Z 39.90601 In Storage 116.387909 [Bowl] Four characters of Qianlong seal mark [Bowl] Gilt incised inscription of a poem comparing... Lacquer FE.66&A-1974 fe661974 O14492 Lidded bowl Fluted red lacquer bowl and lid shaped as chrisantemum petals. A poem of the emperor Qianlong is... Beijing 2006BB9696 The red lacquer bowl with lid and thin luted sides was produced by highly specialised craftsmen... 3 lidded-bowl-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z gilding, incising 1795 1736 view
view EAS 1984-12-31 1984-01-01 1984 (made) Height: 42 cm 18855 2014-08-29T20:35:00.000Z 2014-08-29T20:35:00.000Z 39.83865 In Storage 116.030251 cloisonne enamel, wood FE.40-1984 fe401984 O16093 Cloisonne vase This contemporary vase was produced in a Peking factory. Dense floral motifs decorate the surface. Beijing 2 cloisonne-vase 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1984 1984 view
view Pu Ru **************************** EAS 1935-12-31 1935-01-01 Dated 1935 (made) Height: 138.5 cm, Width: 48.0 cm China, room 44 Brought back from Mainland China by the previous owner during the 1950s. 24004 2014-08-29T20:59:48.000Z 2014-08-29T20:59:48.000Z 39.83865 China, room 44, case 35 116.030251 Signed and dated with seals. Ink and slight colour on paper, mounted on ***** FE.8-1970 fe81970 O23385 Painting, hanging scroll true Decoration: Rock with small plant form and grasses. Autograph inscription extollling the... Beijing Artist: Puru (1896 - 1963) Biographical reference: M. Sullivan, 'Chinese Art in the 20th Century'... The fashion for collecting fantastic rocks began in the 11th century. Pu Ru, the last emperor Pu... 2 VA in-praise-of-fantastic-rock-painting-hanging-scroll-pu-ru 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z In Praise of Fantastic Rock 1935 1935 view
view Gerard Tsang and Hugh Moss 'Chinese decorated gourds'. <u>International Asian Antiques Fair</u>... EAS Sir John Addis Gift 1950-12-31 1925-01-01 ca. 1930-1950 (made) Gourd, incised with a hot needle, China, ca. 1930-50 Height: 26.5 cm From Register: Ts'ai-Ch'uan (d. 1894), eldest son of Prince Ting and great, great grandson of the... 24010 2014-08-29T20:59:49.000Z 2014-08-29T20:59:49.000Z 39.83865 In Storage 116.030251 Incised on the lower bulb of the gourd with the studio name 'Xing You Heng Tang'. gourd Gourd, moulded, with incised design. FE.161-1975 fe1611975 O23392 Gourd, moulded Double gourd, lower bulb incised with a hot needle with design of a phoenix on rocks surrounded... Beijing Artist: Lei XX (about 1885 - about 1960). Biographical reference: See memo. Beijing From... 2 gourd-moulded 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z moulded, incised 1950 1925 view
view EAS 1959-12-31 1946-01-01 Dated 1946 but probably 1950s (made) Height: 200.0 cm, Width: 42.0 cm, Height: 115.5 cm, Width: 28 cm, Length: 4 cm, Diameter: 3.5 cm 24020 2014-08-29T20:59:51.000Z 2014-08-29T20:59:51.000Z 39.83865 In Storage 116.030251 畫家款: 白石 畫家印: 年八十矣 Artist's signature: Baishi. Artist's seal: 80 years old. Ink and colours on paper, cream self-patterned silk mounting, wooden rollers FE.53-1981 fe531981 O23427 Painting, hanging scroll Decoration: Lotuses in bloom with two dragon-flies Beijing Artist: Qi Baishi (1863 - 1957) Biographical reference: Yu Jianhua, 'Zhongguo meishujia renming... 2 painting-hanging-scroll 2014-07-16T00:00:00.000Z 1959 1946 view
view Rose Kerr 'Contemporary Chinese crafts', V&A Album 5, p.321, fig.4 EAS 1984-12-31 1984-01-01 About 1984 (made) Height: 42.5 cm, Width: 22.0 cm Bought in China by Rose Kerr, AK/ in course of trip to China to acquire 20th c. material in 1984 24087 2014-08-29T21:00:08.000Z 2014-08-29T21:00:08.000Z 39.83865 In Storage 116.030251 Cloisonne enamel on copper, wood stand FE.40B-1984 fe40b1984 O23535 Vase and stand Decoration: Flowers Beijing Beijing 2 vase-and-stand 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1984 1984 view
view Rose Kerr 'Contemporary Chinese crafts', V&A Album 5, p.321, fig.4 EAS 1984-12-31 1984-01-01 About 1984 (made) Height: 42.5 cm, Width: 22.0 cm Bought in China by Rose Kerr, AK/ in course of trip to China to acquire 20th c. material in 1984 24088 2014-08-29T21:00:08.000Z 2014-08-29T21:00:08.000Z 39.83865 In Storage 116.030251 Cloisonne enamel on copper, wood stand FE.40A-1984 fe40a1984 O23536 Vase and stand Decoration: Flowers Beijing Beijing 2 vase-and-stand 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1984 1984 view
view *** Soame Jenyns, Connoisseur, Dec 1952 pp.xxxvii and 213; Christies 2/11/67 lot 138; C. Clunas... EAS 1940-12-31 1920-01-01 About 1920 - 1940 (made) Depth: 40.7 cm, Height: 163.2 cm, Width: 99.5 cm Bought by the vendor in Beijing 'over 30 years ago'. Notes on significance: Acquired as Kangxi... 24168 2014-08-29T21:00:19.000Z 2014-08-29T21:00:19.000Z 39.83865 In Storage 116.030251 Lacquer, black and gilding on a wood core, inlaid with variously coloured stones, ivory and shell. Metal fittings W.5-1968 w51968 O23711 Cupboard Decoration: Women and children in a garden, flowering sprays, birds and butterflies Beijing Artist: Zhang Gui (**** - ****) Biographical reference: Lee Yu-kuan 'Oriental Lacquer Art' (New... 2 cupboard 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1940 1920 view
view Chu-tsing Li, 'Trends in Modern Chinese Painting', Artibus Asiae supplementum 37 (Ascona, 1979) EAS 1950-12-31 1950-01-01 Dated 1950 (made) Pap, China, paintings and drawings. Height: 223.0 cm, Width: 49.8 cm 24170 2014-08-29T21:00:19.000Z 2014-08-29T21:00:19.000Z 39.83865 In Storage 116.030251 Signed, dated and seals of the artist Ink and ink wash on paper E.436-1967 e4361967 O23713 Painting, hanging scroll Decoration: Squirrel on the branch of a pine tree Beijing Artist: Qi Baishi (1863 - 1957) Biographical reference: Yu Jianhua, 'Zhongguo meishujia renming... 2 painting-hanging-scroll 2014-04-11T00:00:00.000Z 1950 1950 view
view 2006ap0227 jpg s Snow, Edgar EAS 1966-12-31 1966-01-01 1966 (made) Badge, China, 1966, porcelain and transfer printed, Chairman Mao Width: 3.7 cm National Art Library, room 76 Acquired for the museum by Qu Leilei in the course of a trip to China in early 1988 Historical... 24224 30. GROUP OF BADGES Made in various ceramic centres, China, 1966 Porcelain with transfer... 2014-08-29T21:00:24.000Z 2014-08-29T21:00:24.000Z 39.83865 National Art Library, room 76, case 5 116.030251 'Beijing 10' in red on reverse Mao Zhuxi wan sui Long Live Chairman Mao porcelain Porcelain, transfer-printed and glazed FE.143-1988 fe1431988 O23861 Badge true A circular badge. Decoration: Mao Zedong in Eighth Route Army Uniform with motto 'Mao Zhuxi wan... Beijing 2006AP0227 Beijing. (Image also shows FE.135-1988, FE.136-1988, FE.137-1988, FE.138-1988, FE.139-1988,... 3 VA badge-snow-edgar 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z transfer printing, glazing 1966 1966 view
view Bingchen, Du EAS 1990-12-31 1981-01-01 ca.1986 (made) Chinese lacquerware tray, carved by Du Bingchen, 1986. China, room 44 36402 TRAY WITH FLOWER BASKET DESIGN About 1986, designed by Du Bingchen (born 1917) Carved lacquer on... 2014-08-29T21:52:06.000Z 2014-08-29T21:52:06.000Z 39.83865 China, room 44, case 52 116.030251 [Tray] Carved lacquer FE.16:2-1991 fe161991 O41371 Tray true REMARK: Mr. Du Bingchen, master Craftsman of Beijing Carved Lacquerware, was born in 1917 and... Beijing 2 VA tray-bingchen-du 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1990 1981 view
view Unknown EAS 1997-12-31 1997-01-01 1997 (made) Badge, in the shape of 97, metal and enamel, China (Beijing), 1997. Produced to commemorate the... Hong Kong Handover 66329 2014-08-29T23:40:49.000Z 2014-08-29T23:40:49.000Z 39.90601 In Storage 116.387909 Metal and enamel FE.82-1997 fe821997 O69716 Badge Badge, in the shape of 97, metal and enamel Beijing 2 badge-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1997 1997 view
view Unknown Bottomley, Ruth <u>Chinese Papercuts</u>. Singapore and London: Sun Tree Publishing Limited,... EAS 1975-12-31 1974-01-01 1974-1975 (made) Papercut depicting the final scene from "Little Sisters of the Grasslands". Beijing, 1974-1975. Height: 11.5 cm, Width: 15.5 cm 72354 2014-08-30T00:12:29.000Z 2014-08-30T00:12:29.000Z 39.90601 In Storage 116.387909 Cut paper FE.513:11-1992 fe513111992 O74993 Papercut Papercut depicting the final scene from the approved revolutionary story "Little Sisters of the... Beijing 2 papercut-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1975 1974 view
view Unknown Bottomley, Ruth <u>Chinese Papercuts</u>. Singapore and London: Sun Tree Publishing Limited,... EAS 1982-12-31 1982-01-01 1982 (made) Papercut of gold paper depicting a woman practising the art of chinese painting. Beijing 1982. Height: 22 cm, Width: 16 cm 72407 2014-08-30T00:12:41.000Z 2014-08-30T00:12:41.000Z 39.90601 In Storage 116.387909 Cut gold paper FE.322-1992 fe3221992 O75064 Papercut Beijing 2 papercut-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1982 1982 view