The Daily Manila Shimbun


Britain Japan Manga Art

April 25, 2019

Restorers inspect a historic Manga theater curtain at the British Museum in London, Britain, 25 April 2019. The British Museum will hold the largest ever exhibition of 'Manga' art outside Japan. The curtain measures 17 meters long by four meters high and this is the last time it will travel outside Japan. The curtain was painted by Japanese artist Kawanabe Kyosai for the Shintomi Theater on 30 June 1880. EPA-Jiji Press