De-mystifying Chinese Portraits

De-mystifying Chinese Portraits
  • DATE

    Apr 3, 2014

  • Venue

    Asian Civilisations Museum

    1 Empress Place
    Singapore 179555
  • TIME
    Thursday: from 19:00 to 20:00
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Join speaker Pauline Ong as she discusses Chinese portrait paintings - from drawings on tomb walls to portraits of emperors, ancestors and concubines. She will explain influences on Chinese portraits.


Pauline Ong has been an FOM docent since 1998. A pharmacist and management consultant, Pauline plunged into studying Asian art, history, and culture after she retired.