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Zen and Ink Paintings: Kamakura and Muromachi Periods (12c-16c)

"Zen and Ink Paintings: Kamakura and Muromachi Periods (12c-16c)"

Japanese Gallery (Honkan) Room 3  November 22, 2005 (Tue) - December 25, 2005 (Sun)

This gallery features works by famous artists of the landscape-painting genre, such as Shubun, Sesshu, Sesson, and Kano Motonobu, along with famous works of bokuseki (calligraphy by Zen priests).
Current exhibition includes:
Writing in Two Lines, By Muso Soseki (1275 - 1351), Nanbokucho period, 14th century (Private collection)
Painting on Zen Enlightenment: Enlightenment attained when a pebble hits bamboo, Attributed to Kano Motonobu, Muromachi period, 16th century (Important Cultural Property)
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