Screens of the Rimpa School

October 10, 1980 – January 15, 1982

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

Gallery 5 Floor Plan

See 6 screens that typify the elegant and decorative painting of the 17th- and 18th-century Rimpa school of Japan. Notable are a pair of screens, Waves of Matsushima, painted with gold, pigments, and ink by the 17th-century master artist Sotatsu.