New Acquisitions to the Museum in Fiscal Year 2018

"New Acquisitions to the Museum in Fiscal Year 2018"

Heiseikan Thematic Exhibition Room  June 4, 2019 (Tue) - July 15, 2019 (Mon)

  
Literary Gathering at the Lanting Pavilion, By Wang Jianzhang, China, Ming dynasty, dated 1633 (Gift of Ms. Hiyane Ikuko)

Every year the Tokyo National Museum acquires new works of art and other cultural properties. Last year was no exception as many objects were acquired through purchases and donations from our benefactors, with each one possessing unique value in its capacity to illustrate the culture of Japan or another country or region.