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Developments in Painting and Calligraphy: Azuchi-Momoyama - Edo period

"Developments in Painting and Calligraphy: Azuchi-Momoyama - Edo period"

Japanese Gallery (Honkan) Room 8  November 1, 2016 (Tue) - December 15, 2016 (Thu)

  
Geju (Buddhist verse) (detail), By Isshi Bunshu, Edo period, dated 1643

This gallery introduces the dynamic and multi-faceted world of paintings and calligraphy from the Azuchi-Momoyama to the Edo period.

Current exhibit includes:
Teikanzu (Didactic illustrations for emperors), By Kano Sanraku, Edo period, 17th century
Geju (Buddhist verse),
By Isshi Bunshu, Edo period, dated 1643