Delivered by Christie’s specialists Olivia Hamilton and Vicki Palympis, this one-day course will introduce the rich history of Chinese porcelain spanning from the Yuan Dynasty to the Qing Dynasty. The course is aimed at collectors and those interested in learning more about Chinese porcelain as it will cover connoisseurship, the market, and the import and export laws surrounding collecting in this endless category. Participants will have the opportunity to enjoy a handling session with works being featured in the upcoming Christie’s Asian Art sales.
What you will learn
• The history of Chinese porcelain throughout the ages from the Yuan Dynasty to the Qing Dynasty and its cultural significance
• The market for collecting Chinese porcelain, what to look for when buying as an investment, and the restrictions around importing and exporting
• Insider tips and advice from specialists to confidently identify distinctive qualities and design features for authenticity