Painted screens depicting African, Indian, and White Portuguese sailors as they visited Southern Japan. The majority of these screens were produced around the 1600s, as trade grew between Japan and Europe.
Arrival of the Nanbans, 1630
“Southern Barbarians” on Japan’s Shores, 1600s
Arrival of a Portuguese ship, 1600s
Arrival in Port of a Portuguese ship, 1600s
Blue Namban Screen, 1600s
Noh Play Screen, 1607
Namban Screens, 1600s
Gold Namban Screen, 1600s
Scenes in and around Kyoto, 1613
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