Composing Beauty Part 1

An exhibition exploring the ways in which bijin (lit. 'beautiful person') are presented in ukiyo-e, focusing on the relationship with other 'composed' genres including poetry, music and dance.

Suzuki Harunobu Yugao Chapter of the Tale of Genji
Suzuki Harunobu
$18,000
Suzuki Harunobu Young Man Playing a Ko-Tsuzumi
Suzuki Harunobu
$6,000
Suzuki Harunobu Young Beauty Carrying a Child Pulling a Flower Cart
Suzuki Harunobu
$12,000
Suzuki Harunobu Parodies of Hichobo and Urashima Taro
Suzuki Harunobu
$15,000
Kitagawa Utamaro Wakaume of the Tamaya in Edo-machi itchome
Kitagawa Utamaro
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Kitagawa Utamaro Children at Play as the Thirty-Six Immortal Poets
Kitagawa Utamaro
$3,500
Kitagawa Utamaro Wisteria at Kameido
Kitagawa Utamaro
$22,000
Kikugawa Eizan-Akoya, the Wife of Kagekiyo and Chichibu Shigetada
Kikugawa Eizan
$2,800
Kikugawa Eizan Courtesan Chozan of the Chojiya
Kikugawa Eizan
$5,800
Keisai Eisen The Amused Type
Keisai Eisen
$9,000
Keisai Eisen Ryogoku Bridge
Keisai Eisen
$9,500
Keisai Eisen Tokaido Board Game of Courtesans
Keisai Eisen
$3,800
Keisai Eisen-Ishibe, Miyoshino of the Tsuruya
Keisai Eisen
$3,500
Keisai Eisen Daikagura Performance in the Second Month
Keisai Eisen
SOLD
Keisai Eisen Night Rain at Ryogoku Bridge
Keisai Eisen
$2,000
Keisai Eisen Amagoi Komachi
Keisai Eisen
SOLD
Keisai Eisen Tenno Festival
Keisai Eisen
$3,800
Utagawa Kunisada Two Beauties with a Maid Carrying Lantern and Shamisen
Utagawa Kunisada
$15,000
Utagawa Kunisada The Hour of the Rooster
Utagawa Kunisada
$3,800
Utagawa Kunisada Tayu Courtesan Suminoe of the Western House Ogiya
Utagawa Kunisada
$3,800
Utagawa Kunisada Picture by Okamura Masanobu
Utagawa Kunisada
$1,350
Utagawa Kunisada Chokwaro-s Horse
Utagawa Kunisada
$1,400
Utagawa Kunisada Present Times
Utagawa Kunisada
$1,400
Utagawa Kunisada Beauty on a Ladder
Utagawa Kunisada
$975
Utagawa Kuniyoshi Sixteen Wonderful Considerations of Profit
Utagawa Kuniyoshi
SOLD
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Scholten Japanese Art is open Monday - Friday, and some Saturdays by appointment only

Contact Katherine Martin at
(212) 585-0474 or email
kem@scholten-japanese-art.com
to schedule a visit between 11am and 4pm for no more than two individuals at a time.
In order to adhere to New York State guidelines visitors are asked to wear face masks and practice social distancing.

site last updated
October 27, 2020

Scholten Japanese Art
145 West 58th Street, suite 6D
New York, New York 10019
ph: (212) 585-0474
fx: (212) 585-0475