Hiroshima Museum of Art

KOISO Ryohei

KOISO Ryohei1903-1988

A Western-style painter in the Showa period of Japan. He was active in the Shinseisakuha-kyokai, an art associate. He promoted the original realism in Japan to paint many elegant portraits of ladies.


1960 oil on carton  60.0*80.0 cm


Portrait of a Woman in the Room

1964 oil on canvas  80.2*80.2 cm



c.1972 oil on canvas  90.2*65.0 cm


Portrait of a Standing Woman

1974 oil on canvas  80.2*53.0 cm


Portrait of a Woman

1978 oil on canvas  35.0*26.0 cm