Discovering Japanese Art: American Collectors and the Met

The 2015 centennial of the Department of Asian Art offers an ideal opportunity to explore the history of the Museum's collection of Japanese art.
, 'Under the Wave off Kanagawa (Kanagawa oki nami ura), also known as the Great Wave, from the series Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji (Fugaku sanjūrokkei),' ca. 1830-32, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Katsushika Hokusai

Under the Wave off Kanagawa (Kanagawa oki nami ura), also known as the Great Wave, from the series Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji (Fugaku sanjūrokkei), ca. 1830-32

"Discovering Japanese Art: American Collectors and the Met" at the Metropolitan Museum