Room 44: China

China, room 44

The T T Tsui Gallery

The Museum possesses one of the most comprehensive and important collections of Chinese art dating from 3000 BC to the present time. Magnificent textiles, exquisite porcelain and elegant furniture are among the many treasures of the finest quality and design. They are displayed according to use - living, eating and drinking, burial, the court, temple worship and collecting.

Room 44 is on Level 1 of the V&A South Kensington.

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Objects you can find in this gallery:

William Kent: Designing Georgian Britain

22 March – 13 July 2014. Experience the world of William Kent, the most prominent architect and designer in early Georgian Britain and explore how his versatility and artistic inventiveness set the style for his age when Britain defined itself as a new nation and developed an Italian-inspired style.

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Art in China - Oxford History of Art (Paperback)

Art in China - Oxford History of Art (Paperback)

China boasts a history of art lasting over 5,000 years and embracing a huge diversity of forms - objects of jade, lacquer and porcelain, painted scrol…

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Event - CreateTour: China Gallery

Fri 20 June 2014 20:00

FREE TOUR: Join Members of Createvoice, the V&A's youth collectives to find out more about the galleries that inspire them.

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