Telling Tales in Japanese Art

November 23, 1996 – August 14, 1997

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

Galleries 5, 6 & 7 Floor Plan

See 22 paintings on hand scrolls, albums, screens, doors, and fans, dating from the 13th to early 20th centuries, that highlight Japanese visual narration. Works on view include selections from a collection of medieval Buddhist painted tales.