Exhibited Packages (ex)
1) 2015 winter gift of cookies
Reproduction of the wooden sculpture "Magokoro Tennyo" (Goddess of Sincerity) created in 1960 by Gengen Sato (1888-1963) for Mitsukoshi Nihombashi Main Store.
2) 2015 winter gift of cookies
Reproduction of the cover of December 1914 issue of the magazine "Mitsukoshi," designed by graphic designer Hisui Sugiura (1876-1965).
3) 2015 winter gift of green tea
Reproduction of the cover of November 1913 edition of the magazine "Mitsukoshi Times," and the cover of November 1916 edition of the magazine "Mitsukoshi," both designed by Hisui Sugiura.
4) Mitsukoshi signature "HANA-HIRAKU" wrapping paper
"HANA-HIRAKU" is the first original wrapping paper of a Japanese department store. It was designed by artist Genichiro Inokuma in 1950, which has been adored by many people for more than 60 years as a symbol of Mitsukoshi. We wrap goods our customers buy with HANA-HIRAKU to present them with the tradition and trust Mitsukoshi has nurtured.
Mitsukoshi HANA-HIRAKU Wrapping Video
A video showing "how to wrap" various gift items.
Corporate website and original press release (English):
To view the original version on PR Newswire, visit:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/packaging-of-gifts-of-mitsukoshi-department-store-exhibited-at-japan-museum-sieboldhuis-300286915.html
SOURCE Isetan Mitsukoshi Holdings Ltd.