- Museum of Japanese Art
Museum of Japanese Art (大和文華館 Yamato bunkakan ) is a museum of Asian art in Nara, Nara established in 1960 to preserve and display the private collection of the Kintetsu Corporation (Kinki Nippon Railway Co., Ltd.).
This museum of Asian art has holdings of more than twenty thousand objects of sculpture, ceramics, lacquer, paintings, prints, textiles and calligraphy. The museum features a program of regularly changing exhibitions. The founding director in 1960 was art historian Yukio Yashiro.
- List of National Treasures of Japan (paintings)
- Chinese Piling paintings
- ^ a b Martin, John et al. (1993). Nara: a Cultural Guide to Japan's Ancient Capital, p. 139.
- ^ Danilov, Victor J. (1992). A Planning Guide for Corporate Museums, Galleries, and Visitor Centers, p. 161.
- ^ vaLibri: Sandro Bottecelli by Yuko Yashiro
- ^ Museum Yamatobunkakan: Nezame monogatari, scene from handscroll
- Danilov, Victor J. (1992). A Planning Guide for Corporate Museums, Galleries, and Visitor Centers. New York: Greenwood Press. 10-ISBN 0-313-27657-9/13-ISBN 978-0-313-27657-6; OCLC 24212293
- Martin, John H, and Phyllis G Martin. (1993). Nara: a Cultural Guide to Japan's Ancient Capital. Tokyo: Charles E. Tuttle. 10-ISBN 0-804-81914-9/13-ISBN 978-0-804-81914-5; OCLC 30370751
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