Art to Lunch Online: Flaming Pearls

Aug 06, 12:30 PM–1:30 PM

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Add to Calendar 8/06/2020 12:30 PM 8/06/2020 1:30 PM America/Chicago Art to Lunch Online: Flaming Pearls

Take a bite out of your lunch hour and come chase flaming pearls with SAMA. In various Asian art traditions, dragons are often seen chasing emblazoned pearls on vases, plates, and scrolls. Join us to learn why and to explore the significance of this semi-precious stone at this week’s Art to Lunch.
 

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Take a bite out of your lunch hour and come chase flaming pearls with SAMA. In various Asian art traditions, dragons are often seen chasing emblazoned pearls on vases, plates, and scrolls. Join us to learn why and to explore the significance of this semi-precious stone at this week’s Art to Lunch.
 

Bottle Vase with Dragon and Pearl, (detail), 19th century, Korean, Porcelain with blue underglaze, h. 12 7/8 in. (32.7 cm); diam. 7 1/2 in. (19.1 cm), Purchased with funds provided by Lenora and Walter F. Brown, 2009.11 

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