Japan had a long history of narrative art before the birth of contemporary manga. This exhibit traces that path through illustrations that reach back to the first century.
"Storytelling in Japanese Art"
Photograph: Courtesy the Metropolitan Museum of Art
Photograph: Courtesy Spencer Collection
Photograph: Courtesy the John C. Weber Collection
Photograph: Courtesy collection of Robin B. Martin
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|Opening hours:||Mon–Thu, Sun 10am–5:30pm; Fri, Sat 10am–9pm.|
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|Price:||Suggested donation $25, seniors $17, students $12, members and children under 12 free|