Lecture: The Two Golden Ages of Color Woodblock Printing in China

July 14, 2016 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Geo Yang – Mossy Rock
Gao Yang (Chinese, active 17th century), Mossy Rock, leaf from The Ten Bamboo Studio Collection of Calligraphy and Painting, 1633, color woodblock print, You Wei Du Zhai Collection.

Thomas Ebrey

One of the world’s foremost authorities on color printing in China, Thomas Ebrey will explore the genre’s oddly sporadic history, explaining Chinese woodblock printing techniques and the cultural contexts of the works in the exhibition Splashes of Color.

Presented in conjunction with the special exhibition Splashes of Color (on view June 25 – October 9, 2016).

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