Asian Art

Asian Art

The Orient. For centuries Asia was seen as a mythical place; a land that men spoke of but never saw. When its art began to emerge in the west alongside imported spices, silks and tea, it captured the European imagination for the foreign and exotic. Whereas in the past the major market for Ancient Asian works of art was located in the West, this is now changing... A diverse group of objects can be found here, including Chinese antiquities, Gandharan and Indian art as well as later Chinese antiques. ...

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