Terracotta soldiers from the First Emperor’s Terracotta Army will be on show at the Museum of Islamic Art where visitors will get the chance to meet the warriors who guarded a hidden empire. The exhibition will display 101 pieces dating from the Neolithic period to the Qing Dynasty, spanning over 5,000 years of China’s history. Potteries, bronzes, jades, porcelains, gold, silver, enamel and many other Chinese treasures will be on show, selected from 11 museums and heritage institutions from across China.
In the news
A complete version of the first collected edition of Shakespeare’s plays is up for sale. What is it that makes this book so desirable?
The 5th Anti-Money Laundering Directive has passed into UK law. What impact will it have on the British art market?