Yonezawa City Uesugi Museum

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Yonezawa City Uesugi Museum
Yonezawa City Uesugi Museum
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Address1-2-1 Marunouchi
Town or city Yonezawa, Yamagata Prefecture
Country Japan
Coordinates 37°54′27″N140°06′24″E / 37.907533°N 140.106752°E / 37.907533; 140.106752 Coordinates: 37°54′27″N140°06′24″E / 37.907533°N 140.106752°E / 37.907533; 140.106752
Opened29 September 2001
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Yonezawa City Uesugi Museum (米沢市上杉博物館, Yonezawa-shi Uesugi hakubutsukan) opened in the former grounds of Yonezawa Castle in Yonezawa, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan, in 2001. The collection of some 18,800 objects includes the National Treasures Scenes In and Around the Capital (紙本金地著色洛中洛外図 ), by Kanō Eitoku, and Uesugi Family Documents ( 上杉家文書 ). [1] [2] [3] [4]


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  1. 米沢市上杉博物館 [Yonezawa City Uesugi Museum] (in Japanese). Agency for Cultural Affairs . Retrieved 18 October 2015.
  2. 紙本金地著色洛中洛外図〈狩野永徳筆/六曲屏風〉 [Scenes In and Around the Capital, by Kanō Eitoku] (in Japanese). Agency for Cultural Affairs . Retrieved 18 October 2015.
  3. 上杉家文書 [Uesugi Family Documents] (in Japanese). Agency for Cultural Affairs . Retrieved 18 October 2015.
  4. 伝国の杜 [Denkoku-no-Mori] (in Japanese). Denkoku-no-Mori. Retrieved 18 October 2015.