April 04, 2013
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MCMULLEN MUSEUM OF ART
A circa 1600 Nanban trade screen of ink, color, gold, and gold leaf on paper from "Portugal, Jesuits, and Japan: Spiritual Beliefs and Earthly Goods” at Boston College’s McMullen Museum of Art.
A 16th-century Mughal-style lacquered shield with gold leaf, oil paint.
A late- 16th-, early-17th-century portable oratory with painting.
COURTESY MCMULLEN MUSEUM OF ART
Circa 1600 writing utensil box of wood with black and colored lacquer and decorated with figures of Europeans.