Monthly archives of “April 2017

Age of Empires: Chinese Art of the Qin and Han Dynasties (221 B.C.–A.D. 220) at The Met Fifth Avenue, April 3 – July 16, 2017

Photographs by Corrado Serra. “Spanning four centuries, the Qin and Han dynasties were pivotal to China’s long history. Taken together, they represent China’s “classical” era, coinciding in time and importance with Greco-Roman civilization in the West. The short-lived Qin (221–209 B.C.) and centuries-long Han (206… Read More