|April 8, 2017 | 11:00am - 1:00pm|
|Throckmorton Fine Art|
|145 East 57th Street|
|New York City, NY|
View and learn from the extraordinary collection of jade
This lecture and hands-on session by Spencer Throckmorton will give attendees the opportunity to handle jade pieces and discuss the pitfalls of authenticity when dealing with jade and the resulting effects on value.
The exhibition, Mythical Beasts: The Divinity of Dragons, showcases the finest collection of jade dragons representing the art of early China. Emerging out of the northern boundaries of today’s China, the dragon eventually predominated as the mark par excellence of heavenly favor. Wearing or suspending a jade pendant in the shape of a dragon was believed to inoculate the owner with some of the dragon’s positive energy.
The positive energy of Chinese dragons is represented in a miraculous
Image courtesy of Throckmorton Fine Art
2 CE credits.
Register online (at the top of this page); OR
Spencer Throckmorton founded Throckmorton Fine Art in 1980
No refunds are available for this program.
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