Nature and Narratives in Japanese Art:
Masterworks from the Detroit Institute of Arts
February 23, 2013
Former Senior Research Associate
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Masako Watanabe’s lecture will discuss select works in the DIA collection, especially those reflecting sensitivity to nature, and will focus on the screen of the Tale of Genji, which illustrates Japan's favorite classical tale.
The lecture begins at 2 p.m. and will be held in the Marvin and Betty Danto Lecture Hall at the DIA. The lecture is free with museum admission (no reservation required). Visit www.dia.org/aiaf for more information.
A light reception will follow the lecture. A reservation is required for the reception
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