Illustrating poetry on a 12th-century Chinese handscroll
21 March 2018

Curator Yu-ping Luk takes a closer look at a remarkable painted scroll that illustrates scenes from early Chinese poetry.

Poetic licence: the Museum gets lyrical
28 September 2017

Know your ode from your elegy? Your spondee from your dactyl? Then take a look at some of the poetry found within the Museum.