The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City is home to the finest collection of Chinese masterpieces of any museum outside of China. Produced for Public Television by Great Museums TV.
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Learn more about the exhibition The World of Khubilai Khan: Chinese Art in the Yuan Dynasty on view at the Met September 28, 2010–January 2, 2011: http://www.metmuseum.org/special/khubilai-khan.aspx
This series of talks discusses in depth the exhibition The World of Khubilai Khan: Chinese Art in the Yuan Dynasty, which highlights new art forms and styles generated in China as a result of the unification of China under the Yuan dynasty and the massive influx of craftsmen from all over the vast Mongol empire.
James C. Y. Watt, Brooke Russell Astor Chairman, Department of Asian Art, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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