JADA 2015: An Exhibition by the Japanese Art Dealers Association
During Asia Week 2015, the Japanese Art Dealers Association (JADA) will hold its seventh consecutive collaborative exhibition of Japanese art by leading dealers in the field – the only regularly held collaborative exhibition during Asia Week, one that dates back to 2009. JADA 2015: An Exhibition...
Unidentified Artist | Surcoat (Jinbaori) | Japan | Edo period (1615–1868) | The Met
This surcoat (jinbaori) was made to be worn over armor. A poetic inscription rendered in a mixture of highly cursive Chinese characters and characters that are read phonetically (sōgana) is written with brush and ink over the stenciled design of cherry blossoms on blue and white silk