Inventing Utamaro : A Japanese Masterpiece Rediscovered
April 8 – July 9, 2017
For the first time in nearly 140 years, three large-scale works by the legendary Japanese artist Kitagawa Utamaro are reunited in Inventing Utamaro. Depicting the theme of “snow, moon, and flowers,” the triptych was last shown in Japan in 1879.
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Presented by Smithsonian Freer and Sackler Galleries