Thematic Exhibition

The 120th Anniversary of Higuchi Ichiyo’s Death: Harmony between Kiyokata and Literature

 We commemorate the 120th anniversary of the death of a Japanese novelist, Higuchi Ichiyo.
Kiyokata loved Ichiyo’s works and painted various characters which appeared in those novels.
In this exhibition, you see mainly the Kiyokata’s paintings and illustrations inspired by Ichiyo’s and
the other novelists’ literature.

3 September – 19 October, 2016