The former home and studio of sculptor Fumio Asakura (1883-1964) now houses the museum dedicated to his work. The building, which was designed by Asakura himself, consists of a European-style studio wing with reinforced concrete construction and a wooden Japanese-style residential wing. The courtyard and rooftop garden are recognized as a National Site of Scenic Beauty.
This book will introduce you to more than twenty of Japan's favorite specialty foods that are less well known abroad, along with a guide to the best places in Tokyo to try them and expert tips on what to order. From our sister site Bento.com.