Japanese Influence in Impressionist Art | University of Oxford

Japanese Influence in Impressionist Art

Speaker
With Juliet Heslewood
Event date
Event time
13:00 - 14:00
Venue
Ashmolean Museum
Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 2PH
Venue details

Lecture Theatre

Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
£7 / £6 Members & Concessions
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

With the opening of trade with Japan after years of prohibition, many European artists became inspired by the Japanese vision of the world. In this talk, find out more about the influence of Japanese art and artefacts on the Impressionists’ portrayals of contemporary life.