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...

We opened in Naka-Dori, Kyobashi, in 1978. Our specialty is Japanese written scripts from Heian to Kamakura period and antique sutras from Tenpei to Kamakura period. We handle Japanese ceramics from Heian to Momoyama period and various Buddist art.

Charity bid will be held at the 12 galleries bellow. Part of the profit will be donated to charity organizations.(Please ask the gallery which organization the gallery will donating.) How to partícipate1. Check some the art works at the website. (Note: The bid will not be held at the website. Not all of the art works will be updated.) 2. Visit the gallery during the Tokyo Art & Antiques pe... (2016-3-15)