Subscribe to our RSS feed:

RSS Feed Button








Nine Stars of the Northern Dipper
Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)
13th century
hanging scroll
ink, color and gold on silk, ca. 44 z 21 in.
Chikubushima Hogon-ji, Nagahama, Shiga Prefecture
   1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12  13  14  

GOLDEN KHAN
by N.F. Karlins



"The World of Khubilai Khan: Chinese Art in the Yuan Dynasty" at the Metropolitan Museum of Art is filled with treasures from museums around the world. Besides their beauty and rarity, they pose a question -- how monolithic is Chinese art?

...more