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The Art of the Samurai

A virtual exhibition of 70 objects privately owned. The art includes examples of metalwork, netsuke, sagemono, lacquer, painting, ceramics, and sculpture. The site provides a good complement to the study of the Samurai culture of Japan. The site is in both English and French. Links are provided to other musuems and book references.


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