Photos present a snapshot of conservators Jiro Ueda’s and Akiko Niwa’s meticulous processes for conserving Japanese artworks in the museum’s collection. Ueda is remounting a 13th-century Japanese handscroll (makimono) known as the Miraculous Interventions of the Bodhisattva Jizō, which is part of a multiyear conservation and scientific research project.
Published March 2022 in IMPACT Vol. 8 No. 1
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