Special Exhibition

The 50th Anniversary of Publishing the Essay
Zoku Koshikata-no-ki:
Tracing Kiyokata’s Artistic Life with His Masterpieces

 Kiyokata wrote about his life of the Taisho to Showa period in his autobiographical essay Zoku Koshikata-no-ki published in 1967. Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the essay’s publication, the exhibition introduces his masterpieces of the Taisho to Showa period.

27 May – 2 July, 2017
Hours:9:00-17:00 (Admission until 16:30) Closed on Mondays, 6 June
Admission:Adults JPY300 (JPY210) / Elementary and Junior high school students JPY150 (JPY100)
※Group discount fee for 20 or more people is shown in parentheses.


作品名 制作年
Harusame 1908
Yukinoyoi 1924
Asamurasaki 1953
The above are private collections
Totuka-no-matu 1961
Migiwa-no-azisai 1961
The above are Takashimaya archives' collections
A House on the Road in Nara 1930
Portrait of My Late Teacher, preparatory drawing 1949
The Willow Well in Summer 1929
Young Woman Enjoying the Cool under a Willow ca. 1955
Copy of April/Lesser Cuckoo from Women's Manners and Customs in Twelve Months by Katsukawa Shunshō ca. 1926
Hydrangeas ca. 1955
Choi Seung-hee 1 1943
Choi Seung-hee 2 1943
The above are our collections