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March 9 - June 1, 2014

Samurai: Beyond the Sword

Discover the artist behind the armor. Samurai: Beyond the Sword explores artworks that project the image of the samurai not only as fierce warriors but also as patrons of the arts and sophisticated artists and scholars. Tickets are on sale now.

Staff Picks

 Master of the St. Lucy Legend: Virgin of the Rose Garden

Master of the St. Lucy Legend

Virgin of the Rose Garden, 1475/1480

“The figures' expressions are so sublime. I love the detail of the garden and how ti contrasts with the view of Bruges in the background. ”

Ira Firestone, Volunteer

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