Zoom in on this masterpiece by Japanese artist Tawaraya Sōtatsu as our narrator presents Curator James Ulak’s insights into the biography of the artist and his historic impact on Japanese and European artists alike.

Content produced by : Smithsonian’s National Museum of Asian Art

Credits : Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

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Waves of Matsushima
By: Smithsonian's National Museum of Asian Art