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Special feature: Kaii Higashiyama
Kaii Higashiyama (1908-1999) is Japanese painter proud of national popularity that painting on a folding screen and wall of fresco of Imperial Palace Aramiya and Toshodai-ji Temple shrine in which the founder's image is installed in dealt with. 17 points of works are possessed only by this production including work donated by Higashiyama in National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo. By this special feature display, 17 points of all is released.
It is only popular masterpiece including (1964) when we constituted based on (1947) when we said that display work is commemorative product that Kaii Higashiyama understood scenery << afterglow >>, (1950) when we described only way which continues straight forward << way >>, impression of trip to North Europe << winter bloom >>. We cover all the North European subject, the Kyoto subjects and are exhibition clogged up with extract of Kaii Higashiyama tightly.
<< afterglow >> 1947 paper on which a painting is painted coloring 151.5*212.0cm << way >> 1950 silk book coloring 134.4*102.2cm
In addition, Yasushi Sugiyama << * >>, 髙santatsuyu << * >> which are next to Higashiyama << winter bloom >> in Nitten venue of 1964, and line up, and kidnapped topic are released in addition. Display scenery at the time is reproduced in corner of exhibition room and can enjoy still more.
<< winter bloom >> 1964 paper on which a painting is painted coloring 203.0*163.5cm
Events such as holding guide and tour by the MOMAT guide staff, talk of curator are held during period, too!
Please see guide schedule and National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo homepage including the highlight of exhibition.