In a Dream of Hope, no. 2

Sin-Ying Ho, Chinese, born 1963 (born Hong Kong)



Porcelain, hand-painted cobalt pigment, high fire under-glaze decal transfer, glaze

Overall: 68 × 18 3/4 in. (172.7 × 47.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through a gift from Evelyn A. and William B. Jaffe, Class of 1964H, by exchange



Place Made: China, East Asia, Asia


21st century

Object Name


Research Area

Decorative Arts

Not on view

Course History

SART 20, 71, Drawing II/III, Jennifer Caine, Spring 2018

SART 77.1, Senior Seminar II, Esme Thompson, Spring 2018

ENG 7.36, Immigrant Women Writing in America, Melissa Zeiger, Spring 2018

RUSS 28, Intermediate Russian II, Alfia Rakova, Spring 2018

RUSS 3, Introductory Russian, Alfia Rakova, Spring 2018

SART 16, Sculpture I, Stina Kohnke, Spring 2018

SART 77.2, Senior Seminar II, Katharine Cholnoky, Spring 2018

ARTH 62.81, Women, Gender, and Art in East Asia, Sunglim Kim, Spring 2018

Exhibition History

Class of 1967 Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 26, 2019-June 13, 2019..

Sin-ying Ho: Past Forward, Hood Downtown, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 30–May 27, 2018.


Made in the artist's studio, Jingdezhe, China, in 2010; to Ferrin Contemporary, Cummington, Massachusetts; sold to present collection, 2018.

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