Japanese Art

Seated Tenjin, 1261, wood with pigments; 0.8 x 1.1 m. Courtesy and photograph: Nara National Museum

On display at Cleveland Museum of Art are 125 religiously revered works from the past 1300 years 

By Frieze News Desk

The collection includes robes made from salmon skin and a deerskin jacket worn by a 19th century fireman

By Frieze News Desk

The painter found something much more important than grandeur in ‘ukiyo-e’: the messy realities of everyday life 

By Darran Anderson