- Permanent Collections at Yamanashi Prefectural Museum of Art
The Yamanashi Prefectural Museum of Art has two distinctive collections. One is the "Western Art" collection with a strong emphasis on Jean-François Millet and the Barbizon School. The other is the collection of "Japanese Modern and Contemporary Art", which is focusing especially on the works associated with Yamanashi.
The exhibits are rotated four times a year along with the season.
- Permanent Collection A (Millet Collection Gallery)
- Permanent Collection B (Theme Exhibition Gallery)
- Permanent Collection C (Hideo Hagiwara Memorial Gallery)
Hideo Hagiwara was born in 1913 in Kofu, Yamanashi. Hagiwara's woodblock prints received high recognition both in Japan and abroad. In 2000, he donated a number of his own works and collections to the Yamanashi Prefectural Museum of Art. Visitors can appreciate his art in the Hagiwara Hideo Memorial Gallery.