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This exhibition comprises select pieces from Asia Society’s Mr. and Mrs. John D. Rockefeller 3rd Collection. The show explores the role of patrons of wealth and rank as dominating figures in the production of a rtistic creations. Approximately fifty examples of sculpture and ceramic fr om South\, Southeast\, and East Asia. The selection includes religious art\ , both Buddhist and Hindu. In addition\, ceremonial objects that served as a visual structure for the governing patterns of patrons both for this life and beyond will be on view. Decorative functional objects such as plates a nd vases\, and prized collectables like porcelains\, which testify to the l egitimacy and supremacy of rulers and aristocrats\, round out the exhibitio n.

DTEND:20130804 DTSTAMP:20141223T000831 DTSTART:20130226 GEO:40.7700155;-73.9644801 LOCATION:Asia Society Museum\,725 Park Avenue at 70th Street\nNew York\, NY 10021 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Patronage and Power: Selections from the Asia Society Museum Collec tion UID:253837 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTEND:20130226T180000 DTSTAMP:20141223T000831 DTSTART:20130226T110000 GEO:40.7700155;-73.9644801 LOCATION:Asia Society Museum\,725 Park Avenue at 70th Street\nNew York\, NY 10021 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Patronage and Power: Selections from the Asia Society Museum Collec tion UID:253838 END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR