The Museum is currently closed for renovation.

Works on loan to other museums

While the Bridgestone Museum of Art is closed for reconstruction, some of the works in our collection will be loaned to other museums. For exhibition details, please contact the museums to which works have been loaned.

Exhibition

Styles of Calligraphy II — Succession and Originality of Beauty


  • Museum
  • Idemitsu Museum of Arts
  • Dates
  • November 11, 2017 – December 17

http://idemitsu-museum.or.jp/en/exhibition/

Detached Segment of Poem Anthology Iseshu, known as

Detached Segment of Poem Anthology Iseshu, known as "Ishiyama-gire", Heian period (12th century)

Detached Segment of Poem Anthology Iseshu, known as

Detached Segment of Poem Anthology Iseshu, known as "Ishiyama-gire", Heian period (12th century)

Detached Segment of Poem Anthology Iseshu, known as

Detached Segment of Poem Anthology Iseshu, known as "Ishiyama-gire", Heian period (12th century)

Exhibition

Van Gogh & Japan


  • Museum
  • Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum
  • Dates
  • October 24, 2017 – January 8, 2018

http://www.tobikan.jp/en/exhibition/2017_goghandjapan.html

Vincent van GOGH, Portrait of Dr. Gachet, 1890

Vincent van GOGH, Portrait of Dr. Gachet, 1890

Exhibition

Hokusai and Japonisme


  • Museum
  • The National Museum of Art Western Art
  • Dates
  • October 21, 2017 – January 28, 2018

http://www.nmwa.go.jp/en/exhibitions/2017hokusai.html


*Exhibit only 10/21-12/10
Paul CEZANNE, Mont Sainte-Victoire and Château Noir, c. 1904-06

Paul CEZANNE, Mont Sainte-Victoire and Château Noir, c. 1904-06

Eugène GRASSET, The Acid-Thrower (Vitrioleuse) (from L'Estampe originale, published by Andre Marty, Album Ⅵ, Published in 1894

Henri-Gustave JOSSOT, The Wave (La Vague) (from L'Estampe originale, published by Andre Marty, Album Ⅵ), Published in 1894 (*)

Henri-Gustave JOSSOT, The Wave (La Vague) (from L'Estampe originale, published by Andre Marty, Album Ⅵ), Published in 1894

Eugène GRASSET, The Acid-Thrower (Vitrioleuse) (from L'Estampe originale, published by Andre Marty, Album Ⅵ, Published in 1894 (*)

Charles-Louis HOUDARD, Frogs (Grenouilles) (from L'Estampe originale, published by Andre Marty, Album Ⅷ), Published in 1894

Charles-Louis HOUDARD, Frogs (Grenouilles) (from L'Estampe originale, published by Andre Marty, Album Ⅷ), Published in 1894 (*)

Henri RIVIERE, The Wave (La Vague) (from L'Estampe originale, published by Andre Marty, Album Ⅳ), Published in 1893

Henri RIVIERE, The Wave (La Vague) (from L'Estampe originale, published by Andre Marty, Album Ⅳ), Published in 1893 (*)

Victor PROUVE, Birds of Prey (Oiseaux de proie) (from L'Estampe originale, published by Andre Marty, Album Ⅲ), Published n 1923

Victor PROUVE, Birds of Prey (Oiseaux de proie) (from L'Estampe originale, published by Andre Marty, Album Ⅲ), Published n 1923 (*)

Exhibition

Picasso and Japanese Art: Charm of various lines


  • Museum
  • Kuboso Memorial Museum of Arts, Izumi
  • Dates
  • October 15, 2017 – December 3
http://www.ikm-art.jp/en/

Work on loan:
Pablo PICASSO, Head of a Woman, 1923

Exhibition

Yōga: Modern Western Paintings of Japan


  • Museum
  • Museum of National Taipei University of Education
  • Dates
  • October 7, 2017 – January 7, 2018

http://montue.ntue.edu.tw


Work on loan:
SAKAMOTO Hanjiro, Woman with a Hat, 1923
FUJITA Tsuguharu, Still Life with an Inkpot, 1926
FUJISHIMA Takeji, Distant View from Yashima, 1932
FUJISHIMA Takeji, Woman Sewing, 1890
FUJISHIMA Takeji, Distant View from Yashima, 1932

FUJISHIMA Takeji, Distant View from Yashima, 1932

FUJISHIMA Takeji, Woman Sewing, 1890

FUJISHIMA Takeji, Woman Sewing, 1890

Exhibition

National Treasures: Masterpieces of Japan


  • Museum
  • Kyoto National Museum
  • Dates
  • October 3, 2017 – November 26

http://www.kyohaku.go.jp/eng/special/

YINTUOLUO, Detached Segment from The Deeds of the Zen Masters, Tanka Burning Buddhist Statues, Yüan dynasty (14th century)

YINTUOLUO, Detached Segment from The Deeds of the Zen Masters, Tanka Burning Buddhist Statues, Yüan dynasty (14th century)

※Exhibit only October 17 - 29.

Exhibition

Takeji Fujishima: The 150th Anniversary of His Birth


Traveling Exhibitions
  • Museum
  • Nerima Art Museum *Ended
  • Dates
  • July 23, 2017 – September 18
  • Museum
  • Kagoshima city Museum of Art *Ended
  • Dates
  • September 29, 2017 – November 5
  • Museum
  • Kobe city Koiso Memorial Museum of Art
  • Dates
  • November 18, 2017 – January 28, 2018

http://www.city.kobe.lg.jp/ward/kuyakusho/higashinada/foreign/guidemap/guidemap01.html

FUJISHIMA Takeji, Landscape in Versailles, 1906-07

FUJISHIMA Takeji, Landscape in Versailles, 1906-07

FUJISHIMA Takeji, Sunrise on a Harbor, 1943

FUJISHIMA Takeji, Sunrise on a Harbor, 1943

FUJISHIMA Takeji, Lucerne, 1908

FUJISHIMA Takeji, Lucerne, 1908

FUJISHIMA Takeji, Waves at Oarai, 1931

FUJISHIMA Takeji, Waves at Oarai, 1931

FUJISHIMA Takeji, Cypresses, Villa Farconieri, 1908-09

FUJISHIMA Takeji, Cypresses, Villa Farconieri, 1908-09

FUJISHIMA Takeji, Woman of Ciociaria, 1908-09

FUJISHIMA Takeji, Woman of Ciociaria, 1908-09

FUJISHIMA Takeji, Ruins in Rome, 1908-09

FUJISHIMA Takeji, Ruins in Rome, 1908-09

Exhibition

Pablo Picasso between Cubism and Classicism: 1915-1925


  • Museum
  • Scuderie del Quirinale
  • Dates
  • September 22, 2017 – January 21, 2018
https://www.scuderiequirinale.it

Work on loan:
Pablo Picasso, Saltimbanque Seated with Arms Crossed, 1923