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IMPERIAL CHINA

 

Exhibit Dates: May 1 – August 31, 2000
Collaborators: International Art & Artists
Publications: Imperial China: The Art of the Horse in Chinese History, Edited by Bill Cooke

Throughout the course of Chinese history, one animal has exerted tremendous influence over its development, the horse. This exhibit featured over 250 artifacts, many of which had never traveled outside of China. Spanning 3000 years of history, the exhibit included terracotta warrior, ritual bronzes, and jade ornament. This exhibit marked the first major International Exhibit organized and presented by the International Museum of the Horse.