The Grandeur of the Qing | Asia for Educators

I. Teachers’ Guide

Qing Art

Class Discussion Questions:

Using the following on-line exhibits at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Peabody Museum, what points can you say about China's.

  1. Commercial and technological expertise during the Qing?
  2. Aesthetic sophistication?
  3. Perception of Western tastes?

East and West: Chinese Export Porcelain (Metropolitan Museum of Art)

The Copeland Collection: Chinese and Japanese Ceramic Figures (Peabody Museum)

Chinese Export Porcelain at The Metropolitan Museum of Art