In this exhibition are photographs that document the creation of the replicas in a factory in China are interspersed among 19th-century gouaches from the PEM collection that depict the historic porcelain production process. To animate the history of trade between China and the West, Lin also created a large-scale installation comprised of hundreds of replicas of Mr. Nobody, one of the first representations of a European gentleman in Chinese porcelain.
Dates:March 22, 2012 10:00 am to December 27, 2015 05:00 pm
Address:161 Essex Street, Salem, Massachusetts 01970, United States
Contact:Peabody Essex Museum