Yoshitoshi: The Banquet at the Koshida Palace
Artist: Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
Title: The Banquet at the Koshida Palace
Series: New Selection of Eastern Brocade Pictures:SHINSEN AZUMA NISHIKIE
Date: 1886, March 22
From the series “New Selection of Eastern Brocade Pictures” , a sumptuously attired noblewoman watches as a group of women offer sake to unseen revelers at left. Although surrounded by all the trappings of wealth, the viewer sympathizes with her isolation.
left:a group of ladies serving sake; right : the lady of the house watching them
Condition: Very good impression, color and condition. Spot in left margin; untrimmed and unbacked.
Dimensions: ôban diptych
Publisher: Tsunashima Kamekichi