From the Yuchengco Museum
Books & Gifts Corner:

AMORSOLO RETROSPECTIVE GIFT IDEAS
BEYOND THE CURRENTS GIFT IDEAS
NOTECARDS AND GREETING CARDS
GREAT GIFTS FOR P300 OR LESS
HOLIDAY SPECIALS
BOOKS
Buying Christmas gifts needn't be a soulless trek down identical malls. Our Books & Gifts Corner is a great place to jumpstart your shopping!

From notecards and CDs to coffee-table books and exhibit catalogues, spoil yourself and your loved ones with a great selection of gifts.

AMORSOLO RETROSPECTIVE GIFT IDEAS

Fernando Amorsolo
Seven-Museum Exhibition
Mukhang Tsinoy: Portraits by Fernando Amorsolo closes on January 17, 2009. In line with the seven-museum Amorsolo Retrospective, we have gifts that bring a piece of Amorsolo right into your home, or allow you to share Amorsolo with family and friends.



Amorsolo Retrospective catalogue (Hardbound)  >>  P2,500
Amorsolo Retrospective catalogue (Softbound)  >>  P1,800
Amorsolo Retrospective museum pass  >>  P500
BEYOND THE CURRENTS GIFT IDEAS

Beyond the Currents:
The Culture and Power
of Sulu
Beyond the Currents: The Culture and Power of Sulu closes on December 30. An alternative picture of Sulu focusing on the beauty of its culture and the glory of its past, Beyond the Currents presents the power and strength of Sulu when it was the gateway to international trade between Europe and China in the 18th and 19th centuries.

Kubing (bamboo Jew's harp)  >>  P125
Beyond the Currents catalogue  >>  P450
Ukkil: Visual Arts of the Sulu Archipelago  >>  P2,500
Space and Identity (Hardbound)  >>  P1,500
Space and Identity (Softbound)  >>  P1,300


NOTECARDS AND GREETING CARDS

Yuchengco Museum
2008 edition notecards
Many of our stationery products feature objects from the Yuchengco Museum collection, including pieces that may not be on permanent public display.

These cards illustrate the fabulous qualities of the works of Fernando Amorsolo, Norma Belleza, Bencab, Cesar Legaspi, and Anita Magsaysay-Ho. Perfect for correspondence, gift tags, or one-of-a-kind Christmas greetings, each boxed set of notecards offers a range of designs and artistic styles, and comes with white envelopes.

Women at Work notecards  >>  P200
Yuchengco Museum 2008 edition notecards  >>  P200
Jeannie Javelosa notecards  >>  P200
Profound Afterglow: Prints by Leonore Lim notecards  >>  P400

GREAT GIFTS FOR P300 OR LESS

Mi Ultimo Adios
in Chinese calligraphy
black t-shirt
Looking for a unique Kris Kingle or "exchange gift" present? Searching for something that fits your tight budget? We have items that are less than P300, but are just as meaningful and impressive.

Mi Ultimo Adios in Chinese calligraphy black t-shirt  >>  P300
Mi Ultimo Adios in Chinese calligraphy white t-shirt  >>  P300
Mi Ultimo Adios in Chinese calligraphy white mug  >>  P100
Chinese in Binondo white mugs (2 designs)  >>  P100
Old Cigarette Box white mug  >>  P100


HOLIDAY SPECIALS

Chinese painting starter set
We are delighted to introduce our holidays specials featuring gifts available only during the Christmas season. Our offer is only until January 30, 2009. Hurry, quantities are limited and Christmas is approaching!

Fernando Amorsolo notecards  >>  P200
This special set of notecards features images of Amorsolo's Lavendera and Women Under the Mango Tree from our collection. A must-have for any Amorsolo fan. Each box includes 6 blank cards (3 cards of each painting) with envelopes and a gold gift tag.
Chinese painting starter set  >>  P1,500
This Chinese painting starter set is the perfect introductory kit for anyone who wants to learn the captivating art of Chinese brush painting. The set includes a bamboo brush, a bottle of ink, 16 sheets of practice and special rice paper, and a porcelain mixing plate.
BOOKS

Emily Cheng: Chasing Clouds
- A Decade of Studies
Enrich your mind with books about Philippine art, history, and culture. From beautiful coffee-table books about prominent Filipino artists to paperbacks about Philippine culture, there is a wealth of information, art, and enjoyment to be shared.

Album: Islas Filipinas 1663-1888  >>  P4,300
Anita Magsaysay-Ho: In Praise of Women  >>  P3,850
Bencab: Nude Drawings  >>  P2,300
Breaking Out: An Eduardo Castrillo Sculptural Tour  >>  P2,800
Emily Cheng: Chasing Clouds - A Decade of Smiles  >>  P3,765
Espiritu Santi  >>  P800
Jose Maria V. Zaragoza: Architect for God, for Man  >>  P900
Museum Treasures of Southeast Asia  >>  P1,900
Philippine Ethnic Patterns: A Design Sourcebook  >>  P1,500
Pinoy Dressing: Wearing Culture into Fashion  >>  P1,450
Tabayag: Lime Containers of the Cordilleras  >>  P2,800
The Philippines in Ancient Chinese Maps  >>  P520



Your gift from the Yuchengco Museum is also a gift to the museum.
All purchases support our educational programs.

To place your order or request an item list,
e-mail us at [email protected] or call 889-1234.
You are welcome to browse through our shop at the museum lobby,
where you will find many more gift ideas.


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