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Discover the World of Jade (Tour 1 of 2)

  • 09/05/2024
  • 10:30 AM
  • Art Institute Chicago, 111 S Michigan Ave

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Discover the World of Jade 


Rare private tour of the Jade collection at the Art Institute of Chicago with

IWA member, Jun Wan. 




*This is the first of two tour dates*

Date: Thursday, September 5

Time: 10:30am 

Location: Art Institute Chicago,111 S Michigan Ave 

Meet at the front entrance 


In ancient China, Jade was regarded as the most precious stone as well as a symbol of good luck, prosperity and success. In fact, it was so highly valued that it resulted in a saying that goes “Gold is valuable while Jade is priceless.”


Jun Wan is the Scholar and Consultant of Asian Art Department of the  Art Institute of Chicago. 

 

Jun is one of the first 15 certified Jewelry Appraisers in China. She has 30+ years of experience on Jadeite identification, appreciation, marketing, and collector education. Plus 8 years experience as head of jewelry department of Chinese top arts and antiques auction company.


Important Note:

Please arrive at 10:30 a.m. sharp to arrange entrance. (Some IWA members may have

Art Institute membership, which allows two admissions.) 

Tour starts promptly at 11:00 am. Once the tour has started, no late admission.


Max: 10 members only


Questions? 

Contact Lucia Lee

262-349-0532

307 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 702 | Chicago, IL 60601
p: 312-263-1421 | f: 844-492-2442 (844-IWA-CHICAGO)
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