A special exhibition taking place at Tokyo's Mitsubishi Ichigokan Museum looks at the works of John Constable (1776 - 1837), an English painter who was renowned for his landscape art. His paintings typically focused on areas he frequented in everyday life, including his hometown of Suffolk and other places across England including Salisbury, Hampstead, and Brighton.
There will be 85 works in total on display at the event, giving an insight into the landscapes that colored Constable's life.
Adult admission to the event is priced at 1900 yen.
The Mitsubishi Ichigokan Museum is located in easy walking distance from several different stations. It's around three minutes on foot from exit one of Nijubashimae Station on the Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line, five minutes on foot from the Marunouchi South Exit of JR Tokyo Station, or six minutes from the Tokyo International Forum Exit of JR Yurakucho Station.
For those who opt to drive, the closest expressway exit is the Marunouchi Exit of the Tokyo Metropolitan Expressway Ring Road. Information on parking lots in the area can be found here.
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