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Gallery Talk: Fancy Fantasy

September 28, 2018
Meet in Gallery 100
Free with museum admission

Explore the European production of porcelain and porcelain's role in creating fantasies of the Far East. Sarah Molina, Kress Interpretation Fellow, will discuss the material, form, and ornamentation of porcelain in order to consider the question: what is the relationship between fancy and fantasy? 

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Meissen Porcelain Manufactory, Clock, 1727/30. Joseph Maier and Arthur Lewis Liebman Memorial: Gift of Kenneth J. Maier, M.D.