April 28, 2015 (Tue) -June 7, 2015 (Sun)Known for its depictions of personified “frolicking animals,” Choju Giga, a National Treasure, is Japan’s most famous set of illustrated scrolls. This exhibition provides a rare opportunity to view Choju Giga in its entirety by bringing together all four scrolls and five fragments, some of which are preserved outside of Japan.
Heiseikan July 11, 2015 (Sat) -September 23, 2015 (Wed)This exhibition takes the queens of ancient Egypt, the most famous of whom is Cleopatra, as its theme. Their magnificence will be conveyed though masterpieces of ancient Egypt from a number of renowned museums around the world.
Scrolls of Choju Giga ("Frolicking Animals") and Kosan-ji Temple in Modern Times, The Meiji-era Survey and Records of Cultural Properties
Honkan Room T1 April 28, 2015 (Tue) -June 7, 2015 (Sun)Through the records from the Jinshin Survey, as well as materials such as copies and photographs produced after the survey, this exhibition aims to trace the circumstances of the Choju giga scrolls and Kosan-ji Temple in modern times.
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