The Cooper-Hewitt Collection: Porcelain

On View: 
Tuesday, March 27, 1979 to Sunday, May 13, 1979

An inaugural exhibition of seventy-five items from the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum’s permanent porcelain collection. The exhibition traces the development of porcelain from the China's Tang Dynasty (618-906 AD) to eighteenth-century Europe. German, French, Italian, Austrian, and English pieces are shown along with histories of the techniques utilized by each of the factories.