ReCollection: Japanese screen
Hear from curator Melanie Eastburn
Join the Gallery’s senior curator of Asian art, Melanie Eastburn, for a talk on a Japanese folding screen from the mid 17th century by an unknown artist, titled Merrymaking in the Yoshiwara, on display in the exhibition Glorious: earthly pleasures and heavenly realms.
Meet at the information desk.
Discover the Gallery’s collection one artwork at a time
This is one of our ReCollection series of lunchtime talks. Each week an artist, curator or conservator will explore an artwork of their choice – from old favourites to hidden gems – speaking from their area of expertise or a personal perspective.
Thursday 20 July 2017, 12pm
No bookings required
Duration 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Related exhibition: Glorious
Related galleries: Asian galleries
Image: Merrymaking in the Yoshiwara mid 1600s (detail), Art Gallery of New South Wales