Imperial Palace, Tokyo Sta., Hibiya Event Another Edo picture caricature whose subject is based on folk beliefs
INFORMATION basics information
|Date||Saturday, September 19 - Sunday, November 8
10:00-18:00 (on Friday until 20:00)
※Admission until 30 minutes before closing
|Closed days||On Monday [opened on September 21, November 2]|
|Place||Tokyo station gallery (1-9-1, Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo)|
|Access||It is in front of the north exit wicket among the JR Tokyo Sta.-maru|
The ticket purchase
|Free of charge younger than general 1,200 yen high school, university student 1,000 yen/junior high student
※We do not sell advance ticket and group ticket
※Bringing such as disability certificates attracts 100 yen (as for one helper person, free of charge)
※For prevention of new coronavirus infection spread, the held date and time may be changed.
※Admission ticket, please purchase designated Lawson ticket (L cord 37746) before visit on the date and time.
|Sponsorship||Tokyo station gallery (East Japan railroad culture foundation)|
|Plan cooperation||Nichido art foundation|
|Special cooperation||Japan Folk Crafts Museum|
Another Edo picture caricature whose subject is based on folk beliefs
ŌTSU-E ANOTHER HISTORY of EDO PAINTING
Exhibition of caricature whose subject is based on folk beliefs was often held at museum and museum, and there were few things open in art museum until now. That is because caricature whose subject is based on folk beliefs has been mainly treated as history material, folk material, but, in this exhibition, they catch caricature whose subject is based on folk beliefs as art again, and even Kano group approaches in charm of caricature whose subject is based on folk beliefs as another Edo picture which is not the genealogy and ukiyoe print of extraordinary idea including waka* without in *ha.
Caricature whose subject is based on folk beliefs was simple souvenir mass-produced around post town Otsu of Tokaido from the early period of Edo era. Design with fun spread out in the whole country with characteristic clearly, but there are not many numbers that there is remaining now probably because it was treated as cheap daily necessity.
It is modern times, and caricature whose subject is based on folk beliefs which finished mission as noted product souvenir of way comes to attract many cultured people. The present age owners including Soetsu Yanagi who was Tessai Tomioka of writer painter, Chu Asai of Western picture painter, the founder of people art campaign of aesthetic sense that we cut admitted, and they possessed value of caricature whose subject is based on folk beliefs old mainly. Such a tendency continued after the Pacific War, and serisawa銈kai and others of Gentaro Koito and colorman of Western picture painter collected many caricatures whose subject is based on folk beliefs.
This exhibition says to see about 150 points of caricatures whose subject is based on folk beliefs which is, so to speak, full of perfect gems that old storehouse career by such modern Japanese famous connoisseurs is clear.
※There is display substitute during session.