Museum of Fine Arts, Boston: The Museum Year 2012


Jean-Honoré Fragonard, Aurora Triumphing over Night, about 1755–56. Oil on canvas. Museum purchase with funds by exchange by contribution and from a Gift of Laurence K. and Lorna J. Marshall 2013.62

Sakurai Yasuko, Vertical Flower, Japanese, Heisei era, 2007. Porcelain. Stanley and Mary Ann Snider Collection. 2012.670. © Sakurai Yasuko.

Exhibitions and Publications
Samurai cavalcade from the collection of Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller as seen in the exhibition, "Samurai!" Armor of iron, lacquer, gold, and brocade for horses and warriors date from the 16th–19th centuries. Horses are constructed of fiberglass and steel.

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