Izu-no-Chohachi Museum

The Izu-no-Chohachi museum features the art of a locally born commoner who gained much fame during the early 18th century. The media he used in his art form was stucco (漆喰 shikkui) using a special formula that included seaweed mixed into the lime thus enabling the stucco to provide great detail while sticking to vertical surfaces. The stucco was ap...
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Seeing Odd Pages....Even Ones too...

This website is presently under construction and you may see some items that seem odd in that they don't conform to the style of the rest of the website.  These kind of problems will remedied over the next few weeks. In the meantime, please be patient....thanks.
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