ARTS OF THE SAMURAIA Visit to the Samurai Culture of Feudal Japan
Apr 01 2013 - Oct 01 2024
Gallery owner Barry Ellsworth curates an ongoing exhibition of Samurai Arts in the West Gallery. Step into Feudal Japan and encounter the exquisite antiques that were created under the patronage of the the samurai class. Delicate ink paintings, screens, carved wood statuary, swords and sword furniture, and impressive suits of Japanese armor attest to the power and sophistication of Japan's warrior class. Ellsworth is a specialist in and lifelong scholar of Japanese Armor, and a member of the Japanese Armor Society.