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Setagaya

The Gotoh Museum

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Calm in the midst of the city

This small private museum has only two viewing galleries and features a collection of hand lettered... read more

Reviewed April 30, 2018
Prepcook
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Fussa, Japan
The perfect place to quietly and slowly appreciate the nature and arts

閑静な住宅街に佇む美術館。外観はまるで質素ながらも広大な土地を持つ邸宅のようです。 東京急行株式会社の元会長である五島慶太が、半生をかけて蒐集した古美術品が展示されており、その範囲は、陶器や茶器に限ら... read more

Reviewed September 5, 2017
Cyber0515
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Tokyo, Japan
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Apr 30, 2018
“Calm in the midst of the city”
Sep 5, 2017
“The perfect place to quietly and slowly appreciate the nature and arts”
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This small private museum has only two viewing galleries and features a collection of hand lettered scrolls from the famous text: Tale of Genji. There are also original and restored illustrations that accompany the scrolls. Some of the scrolls date back to the 1200's while
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閑静な住宅街に佇む美術館。外観はまるで質素ながらも広大な土地を持つ邸宅のようです。 東京急行株式会社の元会長である五島慶太が、半生をかけて蒐集した古美術品が展示されており、その範囲は、陶器や茶器に限らず、日本画や中国画、写経に至るまで、連綿と歴史を紡いできた銘品がずらり。中には国宝や重要文化財もあります。
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Gotoh Museum is close to the upscale residential area of Setagaya and is famous for its hand scroll collection of Tale of Genji. When I visited the museum on 9th of October the museum had the exhibition of Japanese tea tools owned or associated with legendary tea masters or
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