Takeuchi Seiho (1864 - 1942) is currently enjoying renewed interest thanks to a large exhibit now on at the Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art.
One painting is being exhibited for the first time in 95 years.
The painting is entitled "Day Laborer" depicts a woman taking a break and drinking soup at a corner of Higashi Honganji Temple.
The painting is dated 1917 and the details are stunning, from her clothing to the background.
Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art
124 Okazaki, Enshoji-cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto
Tel: 075 771 4107
Tuesday - Sunday 9:00 - 17:00
October 22 - December 1
Tags Japan Touring Kyoto Cycle Japanese