John Carpenter, Mary Griggs Burke Curator of Japanese Art
"Suggestive Calligraphy: Inscribed Courtesan Paintings"
This series will serve as the perfect introduction to Japanese painting and calligraphy and the way image interacts with the literary in East Asian tradition. Beginning with works from the exhibitionCelebrating the Arts of Japan: The Mary Griggs Burke Collection, on view through May 14, 2017, discover The Met’s extraordinary collection of Japanese art.
This lecture series is made possible by the Mary Griggs Burke Fund, gift of the Mary Livingston Griggs and Mary Griggs Burke Foundation, 2015.
Tickets to this event include Museum admission.