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National Museum of China
National Palace Museum, China
Shanghai Museum
Wuhan Provincial Museum
China Miscellaneous


Tokyo National Museum, Japan
Japan Miscellaneous

National Museum of Korea
National Palace Museum, Taipei
Jardine House, Hong Kong
Magelang, Java. Indonesia
National Gallery of Australia

Miscellaneous Asia/ Australia – Cambodia, Thailand…

3.4.10 National Museum of China
(off Tiananmen Square) 16 E Chang’an Ave, Dongcheng, China

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Jade Dragon (aka First Dragon of China)Unknown – found in 1971 in Inner Mongolia3,500 BCEHongshan Neolithic
Basin with a Fish Pattern with a Human FaceUnknown – found in 1978 in Henan Provincec3000 BCEYangshao Neolithic
Jar Showing a Stork with a Fish and a Stone AxeUnknownc3000 BCEYangshao Neolithic
Zilong cauldron  1300-1046 BCELate Shang
Li gui vessel (two bird-shaped handles)  1046-1043 BCEEarly Western Zhou
Da Yu cauldron  11th-10th c BCEWestern Zhou
Four-ram Square Zun ( Siyang Fangzun)  1,000 BCELate Shang
Guojizibai water vessel  9th c – 771 BCELate Western Zhou
Liu Sheng’s Jade Burial Suit with Gold Ties  113 BCEHan dynasty – 1,203 jade disks and 2,567 gold threads
Tomb Figurine of a Storyteller  25-220Eastern Han Dynasty – Excavated 1957 from tomb in Sichuan Province
Green glazed vase covered with lotus design  550-577Excavated 1948 from Feng family tombs
Tomb Figurine of a Troupe of Musicians on a Camel  618-907Sancai art
Wooden figure of Avalokiteshvara (aja Guanyin)  960-1279Song Dynasty
The Founding Ceremony of the NationDong Xiwen

Socialist Realism
3.4.12 National Palace Museum, China
4 Jingshan Front St, Dongcheng Qu, Beijing Shi, China, 100009

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A painting of birdsBian Wenzhi1413Ming dynasty
Clearing after Snow on a Mountain PassTang Yin1507Ming dynasty
A Fisher in AutumnTang Yin1523Ming dynasty
Portraits of the Yongzheng Emperor  1723-1735Qing dynasty
Pine, Plum and CranesShen Quan1759

Qing dynasty
3.4.15 Shanghai Museum, China

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Peiligang culture pot  6,000-5,200 BCE

Neolithic China
3.4.18 Xi’an Terracotta Warrior Museum
Qinling North Road, Lintong District, Xi’an 710600 China

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Armoured Archer Kneeling  210-209 BCEQin Dynasty
Terracotta Army  210-209 BCEQin Dynasty
Qin Earthenware Censer  210-209 BCEQin Dynasty
Han Gilt Bronze Lamp  206 BCE – 220 CE

Han Dynasty
3.4.20 Wuhan Provincial Museum
160 Donghu Rd, Wuchang District, Wuhan, Hubei, China

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Bronze biānzhōng bells  475–221 BCEZhou Dynasty
Warring States Bronze biānzhōng bells  475–221 BCE

Early Chinese Calligraphy
3.4.22 China Miscellaneous – inc. Luoyang Museum
Nietai Rd, Luolong District, Luoyang, Henan, China

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Hu Earthenware Flask  771-475 BCEZhou Dynasty
Lacquered Ding vessel  475–221 BCEZhou Dynasty
Western Han hollow earthenware brick with snake and tortoise  207 BCE – 220 CEHan Dynasty
Han lidded He earthenware container  207 BCE – 220 CEHan Dynasty
Stone Statue in front of tomb. Northern Wei Dynasty   386–534Six Dynasties/
Wei Dynasty
Tang  palace maids  618-907

3.4.25 India – inc Indian Museum, Kolkota
27, Jawaharlal Nehru Road, Park Street, Kolkata – 700016. W.B.

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Buddha in Bhumisparsha Mudra postureIndian Museum, Kolkota 9-10th cPakistan Art
Siva and Parvathi relief, Halebidu TempleHalebidu, Karnataka1121 …

Classical India
3.4.28 Pakistan
National Museum of Pakistan, Shahrah-e-Kemal Ataturk, Saddar Karachi, Karachi City, Sindh 75500

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Priest-KingNational Museum of Pakistan, Karachi c2,400 -1900 BCE

3.4.30 Tokyo National Museum
13-9 Uenokoen, Taito City, Tokyo 110-8712, Japan

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Gandharan Buddha  1st-2nd c

Pakistan Art
3.4.35 Japan Miscellaneous
inc Musée National des Beaux-Arts de l’Occident

7-7 Ueno Imperial Grant Park, Taitō, Tokyo, Japan

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Ryōan-ji Zen garden, Kyotolate 15th cMing Dynasty
Madame Marie-Henriette Berthelot de Pléneuf, Portrait of Nattier, Jean-Marc1739Rococo
Black Hawk and two crowsYosa Buson18th cMuomachi Period
Great Wave , The (Off Kanagawa) [from Thirty-Six Views of Mount Fuji]Hokusai, Katsushika 1831Romanticism/Ukiyo-e
Girl with BraidsModigliani, Amedeo Clement1918Expressionism
VictoireLalique, Rene1928Art Deco
Mr StellaShiraga, Kazuō 1958

Action Painting
3.4.40 National Museum of Korea, Seoul
137 Seobinggo-ro, Seobinggo-dong, Yongsan-gu, South Korea

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Pottery with applique design  6,000-4,000 BCE

Ancient Korean Art
3.4.45 Taiwan National Palace Museum
o. 221, Sec 2, Zhi Shan Rd, Shilin District, Taipei City, Taiwan 111

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Song Dynasty depiction of Yu the GreatMa Lin960-1279Song Dynasty (when produced)
Travellers by Streams & Mountains Fan Kuan1000

Nothern Landscape style
3.4.48 Jardine House, Hong Kong
1 Connaught Pl, Central, Hong Kong

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Double OvalMoore, Henry1966

Sculpture Art
3.4.50 Indonesia inc Magelang, Java
Central Java, Indonesia

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Borobudur Temple SculpturesNarrative of 1460 relief panelsc900

Sailendra Dynasty
3.4.55 National Gallery of Australia
Parkes Pl E, Parkes ACT 2600, Australia

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Blue Poles (aka No.11, 1952)Pollock, Jackson1952Action Painting
Blue Poles (aka No.11, 1952)Pollock, Jackson1952

3.4.90 Miscellaneous Asia and Australasia

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Khmer reliefsSiem Reap, Cambodia950-1220Khmer
Khmer traditional mural painting. Phnom PenhPhnom Penh, Cambodiac1000Khmer
Angkor Wat/Angkor  ThomSiem Reap, Cambodia1113-1150Khmer
Bayon templeSiem Reap, Cambodia11th-13th cKhmer
Emerald Buddha, BangkokThailand1782Buddhist
Self-Portrait with Skull, WarholNational Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia1977Pop Art

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