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The Price Collection - JAKUCHU and The Age of Imagination

The Price Collection - JAKUCHU and The Age of Imagination
Heiseikan Special Exhibition Galleries   July 4, 2006 (Tue) - August 27, 2006 (Sun)

  
Rooster, Hen and Hydrangeas
By Ito Jakuchu
The Etsuko and Joe Price collection

The Etsuko and Joe Price Collection based in California is world-renowned for its superb Edo period paintings. This exhibition will present a selection of 101 works including Ito Jakuchu, Maruyama Okyo, and Sakai Hoitsu, chosen by Mr. Price and the Museum curators from more than 600 paintings in the collection.

 General Information
Period Tuesday, July 4 - Sunday, August 27, 2006
Venue Heiseikan, Tokyo National Museum (Ueno Park)
Hours 9:30 - 17:00
Saturdays, Sundays, Holidays until 18:00,
Fridays until 20:00
(last entry 30 minutes before closing)
Closed Mondays (Except for Monday, July 17 and August 14, 2006) and Tuesday, July 18, 2006
Admissions Adult 1,300 (1100/1000)yen
University and High school students 900 (700/600)yen
Elementary and junior high school students are admitted free.
* Prices shown in ( ) indicate advance-discount/group (more than 20 persons) tickets.
* Persons with physical or mental disabilities are allowed free entry with one accompanying guest.
* Ticket prices include admission to regular exhibitions.
* Advance Tickets are on sale at the Museum ticket office (during museum hours) and e-Ticket Pia, Lawson Ticket, CN Playguide, JR East Reservation Ticket Office (Midori-no-madoguchi) and View Plaza at major stations, Circle-K, Sankus, JTB, and E-Plus until July 3, 2006.
Access 10 minutes' walk from JR Ueno Station (Park exit) and Uguisudani Station
15 minutes' walk from Keisei Ueno Station and Tokyo Metro Ueno Station and Nezu station.
Organizers Tokyo National Museum, Nihon Keizai Shimbun, Inc.
Special Collaboration SHIN'ENKAN FOUNDATION
Endorsement Embassy of the United States in Japan, Japan America Society of Southern California
Sponsorship NEC, NIPPONKOA INSURANCE
Collaboration Los Angels County Museum of Art, Japan Airlines, First Design System
General Inquiries 03-5777-8600 (Hello Dial: in Japanese only)
The website has closed with the end of the exhibition.
Exhibition Official Website http://www.jakuchu.jp/ (in Japanese only)
The website has closed with the end of the exhibition.
 Related lecture
  Commemorative lecture
(1) My life Awakened by Edo Art
by Joe Price
Auditorium, Heiseikan
Saturday, July 8, 2006 at 13:30 - 15:00
(2) The Man Who Discovered Jakuchu
by Tsuji Nobuo (Director, MIHO MUSEUM)
Auditorium, Heiseikan
Sunday, July 29, 2006 at 13:30 - 15:00 (in Japanese only)
  Other Exhibitions
   
Family Gallery: How do you see Japanese Arts from the Price Collection?
Thematic Exhibition Room, Heiseikan
Tuesday, July 4 - Sunday, Augut 27, 2006
 Major Works on Display
Landscape with Pine Tree and Birds
  Landscape with Pine Tree and Birds
Attributed to Kano Motonobu
Muromachi - Azuchi-Momoyama period, 16th century
The Etsuko and Joe Price Collection
Kasuga Wakamiya Festival
(detail)
  Kasuga Wakamiya Festival
By Kano Ryusetsu
Edo period, 17th - 18th century
The Etsuko and Joe Price Collection
Misty Landscape
(detail)
  Misty Landscape
By Maruyama Okyo
Edo period, dated 1789
The Etsuko and Joe Price Collection
Bull and Elephant
(detail)
  Bull and Elephant
By Nagasawa Rosetsu
Edo period, 18th century
The Etsuko and Joe Price Collection
Rooster, Hen and Hydrangeas
  Rooster, Hen and Hydrangeas
By Ito Jakuchu
Edo period, 18th century
The Etsuko and Joe Price Collection
Birds, Animals and Flowering Plants, Mosaic Screens (detail)
  Birds, Animals and Flowering Plants, Mosaic Screens
By Ito Jakuchu
Edo period, 18th century
The Etsuko and Joe Price Collection
Lady in Snow
  Two Beauties
By Katsukawa Shunsho
Edo period, 18th century
The Etsuko and Joe Price Collection
Two Beauties
  Lady in Snow
By Isoda Koryusai
Edo period, 18th century
The Etsuko and Joe Price Collection
The Thirty-six Poets on a Field of Flowers and Grasses
(detail)
  The Thirty-six Poets on a Field of Flowers and Grasses
By Sakai Hoitsu
Edo period, 19th century
The Etsuko and Joe Price Collection
Egret and Willow
  Egret and Willow
By Suzuki Kiitsu
Edo period, 19th century
The Etsuko and Joe Price Collection