Japanese Painting on Display at Freer

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Summary

"The Life of Japanese Painting" opens at the Freer Gallery of Art. The exhibition displays Japanese paintings that have recently undergone conservation either at the Freer or in Japan and demonstrates different conservation and remounting techniques.

Subject

Freer Gallery of Art

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Sears, Rachel. "Now Showing: Watercolors, Pastels, and Japanese Ceramics." The Smithsonian Torch (December 1995): 8.

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

December 17, 1996 - August 4, 1997

Topic

  • Exhibit openings
  • Ecology
  • Art
  • Exhibitions
  • Museum conservation methods
  • Painting
  • Art, Japanese
  • Conservation
  • Art objects

Place

Japan

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