Decorative Art in Nineteenth-Century India

Decorative Art in Nineteenth-Century India

Bombay School Jug, c. 1890, India: Maharashtra, Glazed ceramic with pigment, Norton Simon Museum, Gift of Pratap and Chitra Pal

DATE:
TIME:
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
SPEAKER:
Educator

Explore the decorative products of 19th-century India in the special exhibition In Search of New Markets: Craft Traditions in Nineteenth-Century India.

EVENT DETAILS

Fee:
Free with admission.
Location:
Meets in Entrance Gallery
Please note that space is limited to 15 participants due to space constraints. Sign up at the Information Desk no later than 15 minutes prior to the tour.

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