[Exhibition / London] Japan: Myths to Manga

Photo © Peter Kelleher/Victoria & Albert Museum

Young V&A
Closes on September 8, 2024

This exhibition explores how landscape and folklore have influenced Japanese art, technology and design.

The exhibition page: https://www.vam.ac.uk/exhibitions/japan-myths-to-manga


According to my curator friend, some netsuke are
on display as examples of straightforward
manifestations of myths and folk tales.
The made jointly by Kaigyokusai and Mitsuhiro,
the image of which can be seen by clicking here.

I’m grateful to her for providing the display photos
at the top of this post and below!

Photo © Peter Kelleher/Victoria & Albert Museum

More photos of display can be seen in the Japanese article below:

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Komada Makiko