David Leffman – William Mesny: How a British Adventurer Became a General in Qing-Dynasty China

Event Date: 13 December 2017 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: David Leffman – William Mesny: How a British Adventurer Became a General in Qing-Dynasty China Introduction by Dr Gordon Johnson (RAS): ——————— Talk: ——————— Questions: accompanying images: ” ngg_triggers_display=”always” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] share this entry:

Bernhard and Erika Bart – Sumatran Songket Weaving

Event Date: 13 December 2017 St James’s Piccadilly, 197 Piccadilly, London W1J 9LL The Oriental Rug and Textile Society of Great Britain presents: Bernhard and Erika Bart – Sumatran Songket Weaving Bernhard and Erika from Switzerland have their own project to revitalise the art of silk brocade weaving “Songket”. They will talk about their work, research, and the culture in …