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The Hermitage paintings presented in Tokyo

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The Hermitage paintings presented in Tokyo


20.03.2017

Morio/wikimedia.org The Hermitage museum presents an exhibition titled “Old Masters” in Japanese capital. The exhibit is open in the Mori Art Museum. http://www.mori.art.museum/eng/ Paintings’ replications by artists of the 15th – 18th centuries are on the view. Audience is welcome to contemplate paintings by Titian, Cranach, Rubens, Rembrandt and many others.

Diplomatic Representative Office of Russia and Rossotrudnichestvo took part in organization of the exhibition, as per the representative office’s internet portal.

According to Russia’s Ambassador to Japan Evgeny Afanasiev, the exhibition marks the visit of Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Minister of Defence Sergey Shoygu to Tokyo. The diplomat is sure that it symbolizes that relations between Russia and Japan has taken a positive turn. It should be mentioned that the negotiations were held today, on March 20.

The exhibition will be on view in Tokyo until 18th of June, later it will be moved to Nagoya and Kobe.

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