This exhibit of Asian ceramics celebrates the annual conference of ASPAC (Asian Studies on the Pacific Coast) being held at Western this year. The Western Gallery has graciously loaned pieces of their collection from the gift of Floyd Whittington which includes ceramics from Thailand, Korea, China and Vietnam from c 1400 to 1650. In addition, Korean tomb pottery from the Third Kingdoms Period (57 BC - 668 AD) are displayed from the gift of William J. Rathbun, Curator Emeritus of Asian Art, Seattle Art Museum, in honor of Julia Sapin, Art Historian, Department of Art, Western Washington University.
Asian Ceramics: Collection of the Western Gallery
Sarah Clark-Langager, Paul Brower, Margaret Fast