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Scholten Japanese Art Gallery
Recent additions...
Presented here are a selection of prints recently added to the prints section of the web site. Visit recent print additions to see more new additions.
Paul Binnie, Scottish, b. 1967
The Noh play The Stone Bridge
(Shakkyo)
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Ohara Koson, Shoson, 1877-1945
Mallard Duck and Hen
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Utagawa Kuniyoshi, 1797-1861
Kuniyoshi's Analogies for the Six Conditions of Nature: Not a Good Day
(Rokuyosei Kuniyoshi jiman: Shakku)
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Tsukioka Yoshitoshi, 1839-1892
Saeda Daigakunosuke and Gappo Hoin
(Saeda Daigakunosuke, Gappo Hoin)
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Kobayashi Kiyochika, 1847-1915
Snow Scene at Kourne Hikibune-dori
(Koume Hikifune-dori yuki no kei)
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Utagawa Kuniyoshi, 1797-1861
Sixty-Nine Stations of the Kisokaido Road: Niekawa, Takenouchi no Sukune and His Younger Brother Umashiuchi no Sukune
(Kisokaido rokujukyu tsugi no uchi: Niekawa, Takenouchi no Sukune, Umashiuchi no Sukune)
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Utagawa Kunisada (Toyokuni III), 1786-1865
One Hundred Beauties from Famous Places in Edo: Naito Shunjuku
(Naito Shunjuku)
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Uehara Konen, 1878-1940
winter landscape
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Utagawa Kunisada (Toyokuni III), 1786-1865
Ushiwakamaru and Benkei
(Ushiwakamaru, Benkei)
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Hirano Hakuho, 1879-1957
Before the Mirror
(Kagami no mae)
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Utagawa Kuniyoshi, 1797-1861
One Hundred and Eight Heroes of the Popular Shuihuzhuan: Henmeisanro Sekishu, the Reckless Third Son
(Tsuzoku Suikoden goketsu hyakuhachinin no hitori: Henmeisanro Sekishu)
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Natori Shunsen, 1886-1960
New Versions of Figures on the Stage: Actor Nakamura Kichiemon I as Suzagamori no Chobei
(Nakamura Kichiemon, Suzagamori no Chobei)
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Hiroshi Yoshida, 1876-1950
New York
(Nyu yoruku)
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Toshi Yoshida, 1911-1995
White Plum in the Farmyard
(Shiro ume)
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Toyohara Kunichika, 1835-1900
Actor Ichikawa Sadanji I as Wada no Shimobe Busuke
(Ichikawa Sadanji, Wada no Shimobe Busuke)
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Kawase Hasui, 1883-1957
Selection of Scenes from Japan: Kasuga Town, Kumamoto
(Kumamoto Kasuga-cho)
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Toyohara Kunichika, 1835-1900
Four Famous Wise Men of the Theater: Fujiwara Shihei
(Fujiwara Shihei)
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Kawase Hasui, 1883-1957
Twenty Views of Tokyo: Ochanomizu
(Ochanomizu)
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Tsukioka Yoshitoshi, 1839-1892
A picture of Rochishin in a drunken rage demolishing a guardian statue on Mount Godai
(Rochishin ransui Godaisan Kongojin o uchikowasu no zu)
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Paul Binnie, Scottish, b. 1967
Tokyo Night
(Tokyo no Yoru)
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Current Exhibition...
Kabuki exhibition
Strike a Pose: Spectacular Imagery of the Kabuki Theater, Part I
This exhibition will display an array of imagery related to one of Japan's most distinctive, and yet possibly least understood, cultural exports: the kabuki theater.

by appointment through November 31st

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view the online exhibition...

index of part I exhibition...



Kabuki Part II
Strike a Pose: Spectacular Imagery of the Kabuki Theater, Part II
A 20th century supplement of nearly 40 additional prints including works by Natori Shunsen, Hasegawa Sadanobu III, and a comprehensive survey of kabuki prints by Paul Binnie produced early in his career while living in Japan and inspired by his work as an earphone guide at the Kabukiza in Tokyo.

index of part II exhibition...

Recent Exhibitions...
Toyokuni II
Summer 2016
For our gallery exhibition during the steamy summer months we present a cooling compilation of watery subjects found in paintings and woodblock prints.

June 1 - August 31, 2016
By appointment, 11 am - 5 pm

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Suzuki Harunobu Courtesan and Customer Ibaraki-ya House
Ukiyo-e Tales: Stories from the Floating World
This exhibition will take us back to the golden age of ukiyo-e and will feature works by the most important artists of the late 18th and up to the mid-19th century. We will focus predominately on images of beauties and the layers of meaning and stories that are conveyed via subtle (and sometimes not so subtle) clues found in the compositions.

New York Asia Week:
March 10 - 18, 2016, 11 am - 5 pm
otherwise by appointment

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Asia Week New York
Featured print...
Paul Binnie
Scottish, b. 1967
Moon Viewing
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All available print artists:
Featured print series...
Paul Binnie Flowers of 100 years
Paul Binnie: Flowers of a Hundred Years
An ongoing large format bijin series by Paul Binnie lavishly printed utilizing embossing, multiple over-printings, bokashi, various types of mica, silver and bronze metallic pigments, and 23 carat gold leaf details.

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Featured painting...
Kobayakawa Kiyoshi, nihonga painting
Torii Kotondo (1900-1976)
Signboard for Hashi Benkei
e-kanban, ink and color on paper
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News:
Strike a Pose kabuki exhibition on view at the gallery extended by appointment through November 30, 2016.

We will be closed November 24-27 for the Thanksgiving holiday.

Scholten Japanese Art is open Monday - Friday, and some Saturdays, 11am - 5pm, by appointment.
Contact Katherine Martin at
(212) 585-0474 or email kem@scholten-japanese-art.com
to schedule a visit.
Scholten Japanese Art
145 West 58th Street, suite 6D
New York, New York 10019
ph: (212) 585-0474
fx: (212) 585-0475

Welcome to Scholten...
Scholten is a private gallery specializing in Japanese woodblock prints and paintings. We offer ukiyo-e from the 18th to 20th centuries, including shin hanga, sosaku hanga, and Japanese-style woodblock prints produced by Western artists. Located in a spacious suite in the old Meurice Hotel, just steps from Central Park South, we enjoy meeting with visitors one on one in order to best learn about your interests and share the collection with you.
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site last updated
December 6, 2016