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	Image: Unknown artist, China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911) Detail of porcelain dish decorated in overglaze red enamel, gift of Mr JH Myrtle 1983

Dragon exhibition talk

The dragon in Chinese civilisation

Discover why the dragon still reigns supreme in Chinese art and culture. Join Chinese scholar and columnist Dr Yiu Nam Chan for an insightful journey into the Chinese psyche and learn about the passion and reverence for this mythical creature. Prior to settling in Sydney, Dr Chan was Professor of Chinese Studies at the University of Hong Kong.

This talk is delivered in Cantonese with English interpretation.

Image: Unknown artist, China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911) Detail of porcelain dish decorated in overglaze red enamel, gift of Mr JH Myrtle 1983

Wednesday 14 March 2012, 5.30pm

Free

Duration 45 minutes
Location: Upper Asian gallery

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