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Sitting in a Strange Place: A Korean Monk Portrait at the Barnes Foundation

When: Friday, May 14, 2021
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Central

Where: Online

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Public - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Contact: Peter Carroll   (847) 491-2753

Group: East Asia Research Forum

Category: Academic, Fine Arts, Lectures & Meetings


Please join the East Asia Research Forum for a conversation with Frank L. Chance, Professor of Asian Languages and Civilizations (University of Pennsylvania).

Professor Chance will give a talk on the process of identifying a portrait of a Korean Buddhist Monk at the Barnes Foundation in Philadelphia, better known for its  modern European paintings. The talk also examines portraits from China and Japan for comparison. 




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