An Invitation to Tea

November 9, 1996 – April 26, 1998

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

Gallery 6A Floor Plan

Focus on the centuries-old Japanese tea ceremony with 25 objects from Japan, Korean, China, Turkey, and Vietnam. Objects include traditional Japanese tea bowls, an ancient Chinese finial (300-100 B.C.) and a Japanese Edo-period (1615-1868) wooden architectural panel.