Shimane Art Museum

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Shimane Art Museum in Matsue

The Shimane Art Museum (島根県立美術館, Shimane kenritsu bijutsukan) opened in Matsue, Shimane Prefecture, Japan in 1999. Designed by Kiyonori Kikutake and with a total floor area of 12,500 square metres, it houses a collection of Japanese and Western art, including Momoyama folding screens and paintings by Corot, Sisley, Monet, and Gauguin.[1][2]

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  1. ^ "Projects - Museum". Kikutake Kiyonori. Retrieved 31 January 2012. 
  2. ^ "Museum Collection". Shimane Art Museum. Retrieved 31 January 2012. 

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Coordinates: 35°27′34″N 133°03′09″E / 35.459465°N 133.052495°E / 35.459465; 133.052495