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 are posting items on Instagram We opened in Nihonbashi, Tokyo as a gallery of Ooguchi Art Ltd. in May, 2002. Hanabako is a rare specialty gallery of Japanese bamboo baskets, which carries various collections of high artistry Japanese flower baskets. We hope our collections are appreciated not only by Japanese, but by visitors from many countries as well. Moreover, our headquarter, Ooguchi Ar...

1min walk from Kyobashi station of Ginza line, Tokyo Metro 1min walk from Takaracho station of Toei Asakusa line 7min walk from Yaesu south exit of Tokyo station JR

Fuji antiques Roppongi from 1948. Have dealt in potteries, makies, and crafts and I (Takeshi Fujishiro), present head, have selected forgotten obscure lacquer gold makie crafts from Meiji, Taisho, and Showa period. I have selected mainly the one beautiful in the painting way not the one just gorgeous with my arbitrary decision. For Edo paintings, I collected some works that have delicacy and no...

Picture size 34 × 137  Whole hanging scroll 44 × 217.5 cm Shuho Ikegami  (October 10, 1874 – May 26, 1944) was a Japanese painter from the Meiji era to the Showa era. I was especially good at landscape and flower paintings. (2020-6-15)

Picture size 54×42  Frame size 72×60 cm Oyama Chusaku May 5, 1922-February 19, 2009Japanese painter. Nitten Chairman. Born in Nihonmatsu City, Fukushima Prefecture. The daughter is Kazushi Isshiki.In 1943, graduated from the Faculty of Fine Arts, Tokyo University of the Arts, to attend a student. In 1946, he returned to work, and the 2nd Nitten "O-sensei" of that year was selected for the firs... (2020-6-8)

Picture size 51 × 43  Whole hanging scroll 66 × 138 cm "Hahacho Bird " It is a lucky bird and auspicious Birds are birds that live in eastern Asia and southern China, and are one of the most popular pictures in the ink and flower bird chart as auspicious birds. Senjin Gokura March 3, 1892-October 25, 1975 Japanese painter, member of the Japan Art Academy.Born in Toyama Prefecture. 1915 Gradua... (2020-5-13)

28 x 23 x 7 Clay, wood, metal, glass, resin, acrylic, thread The turtle bone I picked up in the river was so beautiful that I imagined it when it was alive and made it into a work. The flowers of plum algae bloom in the tail. (artist) (2020-5-7)