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Connoisseurship: Erotic Prints Shunga and Abuna-e

04/22/17 | 10:3am

Japan Society

333 E. 47th St. Map

212-715-1258

$40/$35 Japan Society members, seniors & students


22-04-2017 12:00:00 22-04-2017 12:00:00 America/New_York Connoisseurship: Erotic Prints Shunga and Abuna-e | 10:3am Learn about selecting, collecting and appreciating Japanese erotic prints (shunga and abuna-e) and other Edo-period arts in this special workshop. Collector Lou Forster (Japan Society, Board of Directors) moderates a discussion with ukiyo-e specialist Dr. Sebastian Izzard (Japanese Art Society of America, Board of Directors) and other experts on identifying fine-quality prints, and also shares some examples of abuna-e from his own collection. http://www.cityguideny.com/eventinfo.cfm?id=218454 Japan Society Japan Society

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Learn about selecting, collecting and appreciating Japanese erotic prints (shunga and abuna-e) and other Edo-period arts in this special workshop. Collector Lou Forster (Japan Society, Board of Directors) moderates a discussion with ukiyo-e specialist Dr. Sebastian Izzard (Japanese Art Society of America, Board of Directors) and other experts on identifying fine-quality prints, and also shares some examples of abuna-e from his own collection.

Venue Description: Tues.-Thurs., 11am-6pm; Fri., 11am-9pm; Sat. & Sun., 11am-5pm. Closed on Mon. & major holidays.

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