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Telling Tales in Japanese Art

November 23, 1996 – August 14, 1997

Freer Gallery of Art
Jefferson Drive & 12th Street, SW
Washington, DC

Location: Galleries 5, 6 & 7

See 22 paintings on hand scrolls, albums, screens, doors, and fans, dating from the 13th to early 20th centuries, that highlight Japanese visual narration. Works on view include selections from a collection of medieval Buddhist painted tales.