The Young Prince. At the MOA Museum of Art in Atami, Japan, I'm viewing "Prince Shotoku at the Age of Two," carved in 1320 by the great Buddhist sculptor Koshun.
From At the Museum in Atami
I was allowed to enter this extraordinary reproduction of the Golden Tea Room. A portable structure, it was used by Toyotomi Hideyoshi to host tea ceremonies throughout the land, in his efforts to unify premodern Japan.