Plan exhibition "<< Tsukiji Akashicho >> showcase of Kiyokata Kaburaki illusion" - National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo ...
Interesting "Tsukiji Akashicho" of Japanese painter, Kiyokata Kaburaki (turnip and others come kiyokata) related to Chuo-ku has been becoming of unknown the location for many years, but it is said that we were found after an interval of 44 years. From this, it is said to be "fantastic masterpiece". In National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, it stores "Shintomi-cho" "Hamacho riverbank fish market" found at the same time and trilogy which we put together and three points that it is and displays particularly with seihosakuhin of the hall possession. [photograph] From the hall HP
Exhibition period = 2019.11.1 - 12.15 venue = hall the third floor gallery closed days = Monday viewing charges = 800 yen for adults
The hall HP: https://www.momat.go.jp/
The trilogy - "Tsukiji Akashicho" about reminiscent Meiji "Shintomi-cho" "Hamacho bank of a river"
We axially install (1927), 173.5*74.0cm silk book coloring in "Tsukiji Akashicho" 1927
"We make masterpiece of seiho and are praised with monumental achievement of modern painting of beauties". Woman puts gold ring with hairstyle of formal-evening-party hairstyle. Mast of European-style building and sailing boat of Akashicho that was foreign settlement adds exoticism.
"Shintomi-cho" We axially install (1930) 173.5*74.0cm silk book coloring in 1930
Woman of rain clogs is Shintomi geisha in oiled-paper umbrella with a bull's-eye design. Hair is haori of fine pattern to crushed Shimada, striped kimono. Shintomi-za where background featured gaslight and picture signboard. This neighborhood is near Kobikicho where seiho lived in. It was one scene of lost taste.
We axially install (1930) 173.5*74.0cm silk book coloring in "Hamacho bank of a river" 1930
seiho lived in Hamacho for six years from the end of the Meiji era. Return from lesson of dance calls daughter setting. It does Ougi on lips, and it is like conduct of dance that it learned to scoop sleeve with the left hand. Setting is Shin-ohashi Bridge and Fukagawa of the opposite bank.
[materials] "Kiyokata Kaburaki actual size Museum" Shogakukan, 2019/10/28 issuance. The right is plan exhibition pamphlet
Kiyokata Kaburaki and Chuo-ku
Kiyokata Kaburaki ("turnip and others come", and, not "Kaburagi", ga is right) was born in (1878) Kanda in 1878. Father inherits "mountain and Saigiku Jono (jonosaigiku) of the newspaper" founder, Kaburagi family name of the mother's side. We become a disciple of Toshikata Mizuno and become pen name of seiho. We act as Imperial Academy's art exhibition judge for the Taisho era period. Afterwards, we become member of the Japan Academy of Arts, and the (1954) Order of Culture gets a decoration in 1954. 1972 (1972) death. Kiyokata Kaburaki memory Museum is in Kamakura where we moved to after the war.
seiho lives in Kobikicho, and we move to Meiji end around Hamacho Seishokoji Temple, and edge is deep with Chuo-ku. This trilogy draws the good old times and place that seiho spent whether it is atmospheric. Work titled "sardine" (sardine) (1937) is exhibited at display venue and creates life scenery of general public such as boy and visitor peddling sardine landed in Tsukuda Island in carrying pole.
Display did not have, but summer scene of the old times in Hatchobori was drawn on work called "residence (chosekiankyo) in morning and evening down" from port town, and it was provided in (1948) in 1948 by Nitten. As list of exhibition of plan exhibition is A2 size, and points such as bridges appear in Tsukiji Akashicho, Ginza of (1907), map of 1, Tsukishima, Tsukuda Zone this time in 1907, it is in information looking back toward those days. (@ AM)