Commemorating the 130th Anniversary of Seikado and the Opening of the New Museum Galleries, Inaugural Exhibition Ⅲ
—Welcome to the Residence of Koyata Iwasaki
February 18 (Saturday) – March 26 (Sunday), 2023
The hina dolls that Koyata Iwasaki had specially made for his wife Takako used to grace the banquet hall at the Toriizaka residence (now the site of the International House of Japan). The exhibition also includes Kawabata Gyokusho’s Bokubaizu (Ink Plum) folding screen, displayed for the first time, Maeda Seison’s Karajishi (Chinese Lions) folding screen, which used to partition the vestibule, and other masterpieces that once adorned the Iwasaki residence.