The Chinese Art: Treasures of the National Palace Museum Video takes viewers on an amazing journey that explores over 5,000 years' worth of Chinese history. This 41 minute program is available in DVD and VHS format and was filmed in 1999. It features an up-close look at approximately 33 art pieces and artifacts that can only be viewed with a visit to the National Palace Museum in China.
Some of the artifacts and pieces on display in this program include:
- Pottery jar from the Neolithic Era
- Several pieces from the Shang Period and Zhou Period
- A Western Zhou period ding vessel lined in bronze
- Curio cabinet from the Qing Era
- Cups from the Ming Dynasty
Each of the 33 pieces are shown in chronological order and are photographed from several different angles to provide the best views. Both the DVD and VHS feature individual access points for each piece for quick and easy viewing of specific pieces shown on the program. Discover these precious Chinese art pieces and view a preview clip of the program.