Lecture: Painting the Floating World



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Gain insight into Painting the Floating World: Ukiyo-e Masterpieces from the Weston Collection from exhibition curator Janice Katz. The technically refined artworks featured in this exhibition were the products of a sophisticated urban culture that celebrated the concept of ideal beauty and artful living in the pleasure quarters and theatre of late 16th- through 19th-century Japan.


Utagawa Toyokuni. A painting from One Hundred Looks of Various Women, 1816. Weston Collection.

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