Exhibition – Samurai: Armor of the Warrior (Paris)

Exhibition:  Samurai:  Armor of the Warrior

Location:  Paris, France

Date:  Tuesday 8 November 2011 to Sunday 29 January 2012

“For the first time in Europe, the musée du quai Branly presents the exceptional collection of samurai armor from The Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Museum, Dallas. The exhibition aims to show the public the culture, lifestyle and art of the samurai warrior in Japanese society over almost nine centuries through various types of objects, including full suits of armor, helmets, and full horse armor, used for both battle and ceremonial parades.”

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