National Museum of Western Art (Japan)

The National Museum of Western Art was established in 1959 around the core Matsukata Collection as Japan's museum specializing in Western art. The 19th Century Hall of the museum shows a selection of sculptures of Rodin. The Museum has about fifty works by Auguste Rodin.

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New Wing 19th Century, The National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo

New Wing 19th Century, The National Museum of Western Art,Tokyo, © The National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo.

Facade, The National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo

Facade, The National Museum of Western Art,Tokyo, © The National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo.

New Wing 19th Century, The National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo

New Wing 19th Century, The National Museum of Western Art,Tokyo, © The National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo.

Rodin,The Burghers of Calais, The National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo

The Burghers of Calais, The National Museum of Western Art,Tokyo, © The National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo.