Ukiyo-e Ōta Memorial Museum of Art
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Ukiyo-e Ōta Memorial Museum of Art information
This small, peaceful museum houses the excellent ukiyo-e (woodblock prints) collection of Ōta Seizo, the former head of the Toho Life Insurance Company. Seasonal, thematic exhibitions are easily digested in an hour and usually include a few works by masters such as Hokusai and Hiroshige.
The shop in the basement sells beautifully printed tenugui (traditional hand-dyed thin cotton towels).