<< Tsukiji Akashicho >> showcase at National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo (we hold until ... 2019.12.15 day) of Kiyokata Kaburaki _ illusion
Masterpiece << Tsukiji Akashicho >> (1927 product) of Kiyokata Kaburaki (1878-1972) who shined with history of modern Japanese painting was stored in National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo in 2019. As it was released in National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo (we hold until ... 2019.12.15 day) with trilogy << Shintomi-cho >> << the Hamacho bank of a river >> (1930 product) in commemoration of that, we observed.
<< Tsukiji Akashicho >> said to be fantastic masterpiece is the first exhibition in 44 years. Masterpieces of seihosakuhin to possess such as << statue of Sanyutei Encho >> or << Meiji manners and customs 12 months >> are displayed at the same time.
Kiyokata Kaburaki becomes a disciple of birth of Jinden, Tokyo, Toshikata Mizuno (1866-1908) of ukiyoe print system and starts painting as illustrator. We were admired equally with beautiful woman painter Shoen Uemura (1875-1949).
Is main by the early modern times manners and customs from ukiyoe print at first; featured the theme, but add scene of Meiji lost after the Great Kanto Earthquake to theme of production. In that way it is masterpieces such as << statue of Sanyutei Encho >> << Meiji manners and customs 12 months >> to have been born << Tsukiji Akashicho >>. Afterwards, we devoted ourselves to production such as sketchbook, picture scroll which named "desk art" that was different from picture suitable for exhibits.
Masterpiece << Tsukiji Akashicho >>
seiho began production of scene "of the area" lost Meiji to start the latter half of painting, but did the center with life of people for from 1887 to 2018. It was work located to the starting line, and << Tsukiji Akashicho >> became product of seihokaishin.
Light blue paint is painted fence of European-style building in picture with, and morning glory makes flower of trace bloom. In the area, morning fog is veiled white, and, against a backdrop of mast of sailing boat which anchored in inlet of Tsukuda, as for the hair, state that woman dressed in black haori lets we scratch sleeve, and morning chill be correct and looks back incidentally is described in British roll, kimono of fine pattern of unlined clothes.
It was friend of the girl student era of seihofujin that became model; "Egi was precocious, and was child". In wives of Ministry of Agriculture and Commerce bureaucrat "Sadao Egi,"
"This tei (being obedient, and seihojimi) serving elder well tei young person (= here) floated in morning fog that Akashicho to recollect distantly hung over incidentally, and dark eyes of matsuge (eyelashes) of child (we are precocious and come) were seen in acquaintance Egi all generations and formed the in that way figure there"
We write this down. In addition, we describe as for "Kiyokata Kaburaki collection of works" even if "hair form such as turned-up hair or British scroll is hair form to express Meiji well". Although it is not portrait, existence of model is strongly tied to conclusion of work.
We enter Tsukiji-hongwanji Temple, and there is explanation version of "Takeko Kujo" to the right immediately. As you know, it is said one of great Shozo beautiful women, but other two people are Byakuren Yanagihara and Kinkin Egi who TV drama is "Hanako and Ann", and were taken away. We are precocious, and Egi where latter Kinkin Egi became model of << Tsukiji Akashicho >> is child.
Kiyokata Kaburaki product << Shintomi-cho >>
Shintomi geisha is drawn. As undergarment to see from the cuffs of geisha is colored leaves and design of chrysanthemum, rain will be autumn rain. Hair lets you do crushed Shimada, cruel and piercing look in figure in a kimono in usual times when black neckband is old-fashioned, and it is high, and state to hurry is described in thin clogs of tooth.
Shintomi-za comes out behind, but program of picture signboard of "kana copybook Chushingura" is.
Kiyokata Kaburaki product << the Hamacho bank of a river >>
Shin-ohashi Bridge which spanned the right side of picture was wooden bridge like picture until 1912 (Meiji 45). The opposite bank of bridge is Atakamachi, Fukagawa. Fire watchtower which was described in << famous place Edo 100 view University hashiatakeno shower >> of Hiroshige Utagawa is drawn on this picture. As daughter who placed ornamental hairpin of rose in hair has dance Ougi in her hand, it will be figure of lesson return from teacher of Fujima school of Japanese dancing of Hamacho.