Subseries B. "The Arts of Hon'ami Koetsu, Japanese Renaissance Master." July 29, 2000 - October 29, 2000

1991-2001, n.d.

Scope and Content Note

The exhibition, "The Arts of Hon'ami Koetsu, Japanese Renaissance Master," opened at the PMA on July 29, 2000. Curated by Felice Fischer, the Luther W. Brady Curator of Japanese Art and Acting Curator of East Asian Art, the exhibition featured more than 100 objects created by Hon'ami Koetsu, including ceramics, printed books, calligraphy, and lacquerwork. Objects were drawn from collections internationally, many of which had never been exhibited outside of Japan. The records for the exhibition consist of the administrative files, catalogue records, correspondence, and material regarding collections. The bulk of the records date from 1999 to 2000.