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Second update, November 2020:

  • As the current lockdown continues through December 20th, we have to cancel our November meeting as well as the AGM which was scheduled for December 12th. We regret that no further announcements can be made at this time.
  • The theatre we had booked has been postponed to next year.

Please stay tuned and check here for new information.

“As rare as stars in the morning”

Saturday, 21 February 2015, 17:30h

The Chinese ceramics collection of Sir Percival David (1892–1964)

In the 1920s – a time of political changes in China – a young man travelled to Beijing to study the exquisite pieces of Chinese ceramics in the imperial collection. Captivated by the Chinese connoisseurship, he built up, over 40 years, a collection of finest porcelain and stoneware reflecting the taste of the imperial court from the Song to the Qing dynasties (10th–18th century) with their tantalizing glazes and perfect shapes. The illustrated talk by Dr Christina Kallieris shows objects from Sir Percival's collection, which is today on display in the British Museum in London.


Room 306 (Club Room, 3rd floor), ‘Die Brücke’
Kasernenstraße 6, 40213 Düsseldorf