Winged Angel (detail), Otani collection, 3rd - 4th century
Asian Gallery (Toyokan) Room 3
February 21, 2017 (Tue) - April 16, 2017 (Sun)
This part introduces art of the Western Regions (Central Asia) from about the 1st to the 10th century, with a focus on Buddhist art. The highlight of this part is the rich variety of works with high artistic and historical significance.
Current exhibit includes:
Jivajivak (Legendary bird), Otani collection, 5th century
Warrior Tomb Figure, Otani collection, Tang dynasty, 8th century
Winged Angel, Otani collection, 3rd - 4th century