A special exhibition taking place at the Ehime Museum of Art looks at the works of Hiroshige Utagawa (1797 - 1858), who was considered as one of the great masters of the ukiyo-e artform. Part of the event's focus will be a comparative look at Hiroshige's pieces throughout his lifetime, as well as a comparison with works from European impressionist painters.
In addition, part of the exhibition will look at works covering the themes of snow, flowers, and the moon by some well-known historical figures in the Japanese painting realm, including Utagawa Toyokuni.
Adult admission to the event is priced at 1200 yen.
By Public Transport:
The Ehime Museum of Art is located around 15 minutes on foot (or five minutes by taxi) from the JR Matsuyama Station, served by the Yosan Line.
By Private Vehicle:
There is no dedicated parking lot at the museum, so patrons are advised to utilize public transport whenever possible. However, there are various paid parking lots in the surrounding area.
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