"Folding Screens and Sliding Door Paintings: Azuchi-Momoyama–Edo period"
Japanese Gallery (Honkan) Room 7 May 30, 2017 (Tue) - July 2, 2017 (Sun)
Wind God and Thunder God (detail), By Ogata Korin, Edo period, 18th century (Important Cultural Property)
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:
Wind God and Thunder God, By Ogata Korin, Edo period, 18th century (Important Cultural Property)