The Magic of Japanese Masterpieces: Merrymaking under Blossoms
The pair of early 17th century folding screens depicts revelers enjoying the spring beneath the cherry blossoms. We also see women dressed as men giving a type of performance that was popular at the time. This women-only blossom viewing party seems suggestive of the coming of peace after so many years of civil war. (This program was broadcast on March 14, 2019.)
Merrymaking under Blossoms