Losers in Ukiyo-e

Ota Memorial Museum of Art

poster for Losers in Ukiyo-e

Ends in 10 days

*To cooperate with measures to prevent further spread of COVID-19, Ōta Memorial Museum of Art will be temporarily closed from April 25, 2021 until the state of emergency is lifted.

Kabuki plays and novels depicting the transience and sorrow of those who lost battles and fell, such as Minamoto no Yoshitsune and Akechi Mitsuhide, seem to have struck a chord with the people of Edo. This exhibition focuses on the various losers who were popular in the Edo period and depicted in ukiyoe prints.



from April 15, 2021 to May 16, 2021


Adults ¥800, University and High School Students ¥600, Junior High School Students and Under free.

Venue Hours

From 10:30 To 17:30
Closed on Mondays
Note:Open on public holiday Monday but closed on the following day. Closed during the New Year holidays and in between exhibitions.


Address: 1-10-10 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0001
Phone: 03-3403-0880 Fax: 03-3470-5994

1 minute walk from exit 5 at Meijijingu-mae Station on the Chiyoda and Fukutoshin lines, 3 minute walk from the Omotesando exit of Harajuku Station on the JR Yamanote line.

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