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Hokusai master and pupil confrontation!

Hokusai master and pupil confrontation!

From Tuesday, February 4, 2020 to Sunday, April 5, 2020

It is well known that Hokusai is big name on behalf of ukiyoe artist of Edo, but it is not known to Hokusai too much that there was pupil of 200 including disciple of the second generation child. Hokusai does not seem to have been type with net income steps instruction as pupil, but we draw ability of pupil, and, according to pioneer of ukiyoe print study, biography "Hokusai Katsushika biography" of Hokusai by Kyoshin Iijima (Tenpo era 12 <1,841>- a year Meiji 34 <1,901> a year) (yomogisuukaku, 1893), there is description when we brought up many master hands.
We choose from hall stored possession in this exhibition and display work which Hokusai and pupil created on the same theme, and-affiliated, characteristic and influence of each style of painting approach while we compare both. Pupils exploring own art of painting in front of huge teacher, charm of work of pupil who hid behind the name of teacher until now introduce without remaining in charm of Hokusai.

Exhibition period
From Tuesday, February 4, 2020 to Sunday, April 5
◎First half year from Tuesday, February 4 to Sunday, March 8
◎Late from Tuesday, March 10 to Sunday, April 5 ※We carry out some display substitute in the pre-latter period

Opening time 9:30-17:30 (as for the admission until 17:00)

Closed day every Monday
The opening: February 24 (month, holiday making up for the overlap of holidays on Sunday)
Closing: Tuesday, February 25

Sponsorship Sumida-ku, sumida Hokusai Museum

Approach of Sumida-ku Tourism Association

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