"Folding Screens and Sliding Door Paintings: Azuchi-Momoyama–Edo period"
Japanese Gallery (Honkan) Room 7 October 31, 2017 (Tue) - December 17, 2017 (Sun)
Autumn and Winter Landscapes (detail), By Maruyama Okyo, 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)
Autumn and Winter Landscapes, By Maruyama Okyo, Edo period, 18th century