Tour Past event Thursday, 24 May 2018

In Focus Tour: Lacquer from China, Japan and the Middle East

This gallery talk offers a fascinating insight into lacquerware from China, Japan and the Middle East, led by esteemed V&A colleagues

  • Meeting Point, Grand Entrance

  • Free event

Join world authorities Julia Hutt and Tim Stanley, as they highlight discuss highlights from 'Lustrous Surfaces: Lacquer in Asia and Beyond', a cross-cultural display showcasing the rich and diverse traditions of Asian lacquer and places them in a global context. This drop-in tour will bring you closer to Chinese, Japanese and the Middle Eastern highlights within this compelling display of lacquered objects and artefacts.