print of a boat arriving with a man in a fedora looking on

Detail, Ferryboat Landing at Tsukishima, from the series Twelve Months of Tokyo; Kawase Hasui (1883–1957); Japan, Taisho era, 1921; woodblock print; ink and color on paper; Robert O. Muller Collection, S2003.8.611

Japan Modern: Prints in the Age of Photography

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detail from a Japanese scroll - calligraphy in black ink on a tan paper background

Detail, Iron Flute; Kōgetsu Sōgan (1574–1643); Japan, Momoyama or Edo period, early 17th century; hanging scroll; ink on paper; Purchase—Charles Lang Freer Endowment F1981.12

Spreading the Word

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Blossoming Plum and Camellia in a Garden; Kano Kōi (d. 1636); Japan, Edo period (1615–1868); six-panel screen; ink, color, and gold on paper; Gift of Charles Lang Freer, F1902.21

Blossoming Plum and Camellia in a Garden; Kano Kōi (d. 1636); Japan, Edo period (1615–1868); six-panel screen; ink, color, and gold on paper; Gift of Charles Lang Freer, F1902.21

For Love of Place

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