Crosscurrents in Chinese and Islamic Ceramics

March 1, 1996 – July 1, 1997

Freer Gallery of Art
Jefferson Drive and 12th Street, SW
Washington, DC

Gallery 11 Floor Plan

View 23 objects from the 14th and 15th centuries that explore the interaction between Chinese ceramics and Islamic decorative arts. This exhibition features ceramics similar to the pieces in the Topkapi Museum, Jingdezhen blue-and-white porcelains based on Islamic metalwork, and examples of Near Eastern ceramics, metal vessels, and jade.