LACQUER, 6.8 CM, M.J.M. CARTER AO COLLECTION 2004 ART GALLERY OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA, ADELAIDE – TAASA Review June 2014
VICTORIA Bushido â€“ Way of the Samurai 4 July â€“ 4 November 2014 National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne Bushido explores the fascinating world of the samurai who were the warriors, rulers and aristocratic elite of Japanese society for more than 800 years.
Bushido: Way of the Samurai will focus on samurai as both warriors and men of refined culture.
It will showcase the attire of the samurai and display their cultural pursuits in the form of Noh costumes, calligraphic scrolls, lacquer objects and tea utensils...