Important Cultural Property - Tohaku Hasegawa’s Screens: Nanzen-ji Tenjuan and Fujitaka Hosokawa
[Image: Tohaku Hasegawa "Image of Zen Masters (section)" (1602) Tenjuan]
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Established in 1340, Tenjuan Temple is one of the sub-temples situated inside the grounds of Nanzen-ji Temple and is connected to the Hosokawa family. This exhibition will present 32 screens produced by Tohaku Hasegawa that usually decorate the length of Tenjuan. Hasegawa is an artist representative of the Momoyama period who produced many works for Toyotomi Hideyoshi and Sen no Rikyu, in addition to the Hosokawa family. This exhibition, which will be re-hung midway through the exhibition period, will present works by Hasegawa from Honpo-ji Temple and Koto-in Temple that have been deemed as Important Cultural Property, as well as the 32 screens from Tenjuan Temple.
from September 30, 2017 to November 26, 2017
Open on Oct. 9 (Mon) but closed Oct. 10 (Tue) and Oct. 30 (for re-hang).