Painting the Classics: Japanese Scrolls and Beyond

When:
December 31, 2018 – May 19, 2019 all-day
2018-12-31T00:00:00-05:00
2019-05-20T00:00:00-04:00
Where:
FREER/SACKLER MUSEUM

This exhibit examines the ways in which Japanese artists from the Momoyama and Edo periods (1573-1868) reimagined classical narratives and poetry dating back nearly 1000 years to the Heian period (794-1185). Handscrolls, hanging scrolls and albums are on view.