Upcoming Events at the Petterson Museum
LIFESTYLES OF THE RICH & FAMOUS:
CHINESE LUXURY GOODS OF THE MING AND QING DYNASTIES
Now Open: Drawing on the Petterson Museum’s extensive collection of Chinese art and artifacts, we are highlighting prestige items used by the nobility and wealthy civil servants during China’s last two dynasties, spanning the years between 1368-1912. The exhibit includes silk robes, jewelry & costume accessories, paintings, ivory, ceramic, lacquer and metal artworks once used by the ruling elite of China or purchased by wealthy Europeans to decorate their stately mansions. Admission is FREE!