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Concurrent Exhibitions

Concurrent Exhibitions

During "The National Treasure Irises Screens" (Saturday, April 18 – Sunday, May 17, 2020)

Gallery 2

Gallery 2

Paintings Created as Sets (cont'd)
Please enjoy the fresh colors and designs seen on ceramics prodeuced in the Edo period.
Ceramics
Dish with Snowflake, Narcissus, and Chrisanthemum Design
Hizen ware, nabeshima style
Japan Edo period, 17th century
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Entrance Hall - Gallery 3

Entrance Hall - Gallery 3

The Allure of Buddhist Art
The Buddhist art works collected by Nezu Kaichirō, Sr. (1860–1940) form one of the pillars of the Nezu Museum collection. Examples of Gandharan and Chinese stone sculpture from his collection appear in the Entrance Hall, and this gallery features three Japanese statues dating from the Heian to the Edo periods Buddhist sculpture.
SculptureImportant Cultural Property
Aizen Myōō
Japan Edo period, 17th century
Nezu Museum

Gallery 4

Gallery 4

Ancient Chinese Bronzes
The Nezu Museum collection of bronzes is world-renowned, and particularly strong in the area of late Shang (17th to 11th centuries B.C.) dynasty vessels, the pinnacle production period of this medium.
Archaeological MaterialsImportant Cultural Property
Double-Ram Zun
China; probably Hunan province, 13-11th centuries B.C.
Nezu Museum

Gallery 5

Gallery 5

One Hundred Camellias—On the Year of the Mouse
Noh costumes both adorn the stage and tell of the personalities and feelings of the characters in the play. Here we present the many weaving techniques that underlie the beauty of Noh through ten works, introducing each in detail.
Textiles
Nuihaku Noh Costume with Design of Flowers in Fan Shape
Japan Edo period, 17th century
Nezu Museum

Gallery 6

Gallery 6

A Tea Gathering after Viewing the Irises Screens
Nezu Kaichiō Sr, who laid the foundations of our collection, combined the Irises screens with an assemblage of tea utensils at a May, 1937, tea gathering. Here we recreate that assemblage for you to experience.
Lacquer
Writing Box with Design of Portrait of Narihira
Attributed to Ogata Kōrin
Japan Edo period, 18th century
Nezu Museum

Special Case

Special Case

Decorated Clock
This splendid Qing dynasty clock, a favorite of the Qianlong Emperor (1711-1799), is not to be missed.
Metalwork / Armor and Equipment
Clock Decorated with a Bird on a Cup
England, 18th century
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