“Painting Edo: Japanese Art from the Feinberg Collection”—the largest exhibition ever presented at the Harvard Art Museums—offers a window onto the supremely rich visual culture of Japan’s early modern era. Here, curator Rachel Saunders introduces the exhibition and previews some of its more than 120 works, selected from the unparalleled collection of Robert S. and Betsy G. Feinberg. “Painting Edo” is on view from February 14 to July 26, 2020.
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Speaker: Rachel Saunders, Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Curator of Asian Art, Harvard Art Museums.
Music: Excerpts from “Nenbutsu ceremony - part 1” and “Disparition in the dark and magic night of Tenryu and toads salutations” by Japanese Communities. Used under a Creative Commons license (creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/fr/legalcode).
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