The gallery is placed right behind the Takashimaya Nihonbashi department store. Our specialty: Hakuin, Buddhist art, Ootsu paintings, Early Imari, Ceramics of Momoyama period, antique kiln, Edo glass, antique folk art, Josen dynasty folk art, and more. Dear customers: The encounter of an art work is a special occasion. I go around many places in Japan to find them so I can satisfy my customers....

The name "Kakei" was named after the title of a haiku collection, which was written by Kasenjyo Tokunaga, my distant relative (published 1959).I liked the word and the old typography character on the black cover of the book which said "Hanakomichi (a path of flowers)". The former gallery in Mitaka was faced to a river called Tamagawajyosui, which was famous for the novelist, Dazai. The river bl...