"Folding Screens and Sliding Door Paintings: Azuchi-Momoyama - Edo period"
Japanese Gallery (Honkan) Room 7 August 9, 2016 (Tue) - September 19, 2016 (Mon)
Landscape (detail), By Goshun, Edo period, 18th century
This gallery is dedicated to the genre of shohei-ga, which includes mural paintings, fusuma paintings and byobu paintings. The room is especially designed for an effective display of grand-scale paintings.
Current exhibit includes:
Waves, By Maruyama Okyo, Edo period, dated 1788 (Important Cultural Property, Lent by Kongoji, Kyoto)
Landscape, By Goshun, Edo period, 18th century