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Talk Online | Sir Percival David and his collecting world

Online | Sir Percival David and his collecting world

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Synopsis

Join Stacey Pierson, Reader in the History of Chinese Ceramics at SOAS, University of London, for the Sir Percival David Foundation of Chinese Art Annual Lecture.
The Sir Percival David Collection encompasses the most famous private assemblage of Chinese ceramics, amassed by financier and philanthropist Sir Percival David. 
 
This talk by Stacey Pierson explores the biography of Sir Percival David through the lens of this remarkable collection, on permanent display in Room 95 at the British Museum.
 
It will be introduced by Jessica Harrison-Hall, Curator of Chinese Ceramics, the Sir Percival David Collection and Vietnam at the British Museum.

This event will have live subtitles provided by Stagetext, delivered by MyClearText.

Event details

Thu 6 May 2021, 1:00pm

Live subtitles (remote) by Stagetext

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Venue details

British Museum
BP Lecture Theatre
Great Russell Street
London
WC1B 3DG

Phone: 020 7323 8181

Website: British Museum

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