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Japanese landscapes, from Hokusai to Hasui

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Through a hundred Japanese prints from the collection of the national collection, including the famous Great Wave of Hokusai (Under the wave off Kanagawa, Kanagawa oki namiura), the MNAAG will invite to a dazzling journey, that of the contemplation of landscape in full bloom. Panoramic and impressionistic visions that exalt the passage of the seasons and the famous places of Japan, urban visions and descriptions of poetic itineraries at the beginning of the Edo period, or genre and intimist scenes in the art of the great masters Hokusai and Hiroshige who have been able to renew the art of Ukiyo-e, this meditation exhibition will also feature newly acquired prints from the modern period, including those very graphic by Hasui Kawase.

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