Famous place and beautiful woman to see to culture ukiyoe print brought up in the Sumida River
From Saturday, February 29, 2020 to Sunday, April 12
The second floor of the museum special exhibition room of cigarette and salt
The Edo era, painting of beauties were main products of ukiyoe print along with picture of a kabuki actor. To painting of beauties which was easy to become a target of regulation because of the popularity, wisdom of illustrator and publisher is reflected. soroibutsu of idea to liken to classic, and to draw beautiful woman of the world in the late 19th century in particular, and to be crowded was prevalent and was published a lot.
In this exhibition, we display this rare soroibutsu in one place and, at in total one of the best pleasure resorts in Edo, introduce the stage of painting of beauties and triple rotation that may do, and was described, famous place of the sumida neighborhood including cherry blossoms of Mukoujima.