Gallery Talk: Fashion and Identity in Late-Qing China

  • The George Washington University Museum 701 21st Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20052 United States
John Thomson, A Manchu lady after having her face painted, Beijing, 1871–72. The Wellcome Library, London.

John Thomson, A Manchu lady after having her face painted, Beijing, 1871–72. The Wellcome Library, London.

In this gallery talk, curator Lee Talbot will discuss selections from the exhibition China: Through the Lens of John Thomson (1868-1872).

This program is part of the museum's weekly Textiles at Twelve series, which explores the textile arts and global cultures through films, lectures, gallery talks, and more. Free; no reservations required.