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Modern Art: Painting and Sculpture

"Modern Art: Painting and Sculpture"

Japanese Gallery (Honkan) Room 18  November 22, 2005 (Tue) - December 11, 2005 (Sun)

This gallery features paintings and sculptures from the Meiji to Showa periods, until before World War II. Since it first opened in 1872 as the exposition venue of the Ministry of Education, Tokyo National Museum has collected important artworks that signify the development of modern Japanese art. The exhibit consists of selected works from the collection.
Current exhibition includes:
A Christian and a Buddist, By Maeda Seison, 1917
A Nude and Lions, By Yoshida Hiroshi, 1909 (Gift of Mr. Yoshida Fujio)
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