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Current Exhibition...
Composing Beauty

Composing Beauty

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.

through October 31st
by appointment

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A selection of recent additions...
Presented here are highlights from our inventory. For more, visit recent additions , where you can also browse for works by artist, or search by title, series or keyword.
artist Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
Tsukioka Yoshitoshi, 1839-1892
Ichikawa Danjuro IX as Benkei in the play Kanjincho
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artist  unknown (educational series)
unknown (educational series), ca. 1886
Educational Pictorial Instructions: Animals, no. 8, Tiger
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artist Toyohara Kunichika
Toyohara Kunichika, 1835-1900
Newly Publlished Wigs to Put On: Ichikawa Danjuro IX and Nakamura Fukusuke IV
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artist Toyohara Kunichika
Toyohara Kunichika, 1835-1900
Fireworks in an Evening Cool at Ryogoku
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artist Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
Tsukioka Yoshitoshi, 1839-1892
The Painting 'Fujiwara Yasumasa Plays the Flute by Moonlight' Displayed at the Exhibition for the Promotion of Painting in Autumn 1882
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artist Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
Tsukioka Yoshitoshi, 1839-1892
Autumn Moon at Toin [Flute Player Triptych]
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artist Yoshu Chikanobu
Yoshu Chikanobu, 1838-1912
Hakamadare Yasusuke Approaching Fujiwara no Yasumasa Playing the Flute by Moonlight

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artist Charles W. Bartlett
Charles W. Bartlett, 1860-1940
2nd Series. Japan: Iwabuchi

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artist Paul Jacoulet
Paul Jacoulet, 1902-1960
Cactus Mers du Sud

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artist Utagawa Toyohiro
Utagawa Toyohiro, 1773-1828
Beauties Imitating a Daimyo Procession with Mount Fuji

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artist Katsushika Hokusai
Katsushika Hokusai, 1760-1849
Wondrous Views of Famous Bridges in All the Provinces: Fukui Bridge in Echizen Province
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artist Kakunen Tsuruoka
Kakunen Tsuruoka, 1892-1977
Golden Gate Bridge in Fog
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artist Kobayashi Kiyochika
Kobayashi Kiyochika, 1847-1915
Snow Scene at Kourne Hikibune-dori
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artist Takahashi Hiroaki (Shotei)
Takahashi Hiroaki (Shotei), 1871-1945
Rain on Izumi Bridge
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artist Ito Takahashi
Ito Takahashi, 1894-1982
Lake Shibayamagata, Kaga
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artist Paul Binnie
Paul Binnie, Scottish, b. 1967
Pictorial Allusions, Reused Blocks: Kabukicho
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artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi
Utagawa Kuniyoshi, 1797-1861
Twenty-Four Paragons of Filial Piety for Children: Meng Zong
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artist Ohara Koson
Ohara Koson, Shoson, 1877-1945
Snow on Willow Bridge
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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.

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.

Follow us on Instagram here for a variety of works from our inventory; and here, for our new account showcasing art acquired at our gallery and displayed by collectors in their homes.


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.

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.

Follow us on Instagram here for a variety of works from our inventory; and here, for our new account showcasing art acquired at our gallery and displayed by collectors in their homes.

Recent Exhibitions...
Baron J. Bachofen von Echt Collection

The Baron J. Bachofen von Echt Collection of Golden Age Ukiyo-e

Scholten Japanese Art is pleased to announce our exhibition of an extraordinary offering of Japanese woodblock prints The Baron J. Bachofen von Echt Collection of Golden Age Ukiyo-e, comprised of a highly selective group of twenty-two figural woodblock prints produced during a period considered the highpoint of the genre, known as the 'golden age' of ukiyo-e, reaching its peak in the last decade of the 18th century.
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index of the exhibition...
fully illustrated catalog available...

A short video showing the installation of The Baron J. Bachofen von Echt Collection of Golden Age Ukiyo-e on view during March 2020 Asia Week.

Brush Block Baren

BRUSH – BLOCK – BAREN
Japanese Woodblock Printmaking

New York Asia Week, September 5 – 14, 2019
Scholten Japanese Art is pleased to announce our upcoming gallery presentation, BRUSH – BLOCK - BAREN: Japanese Woodblock Printmaking, an exhibition exploring the process of Japanese-style woodblock printmaking.

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index of the exhibition...

Captive Artist, Kakunen

Captive Artist: Watercolors by Kakunen Tsuruoka (1892-1977)

New York Asia Week, March 13 – 23, 2019

An exhibition featuring landscape paintings produced while the artist was confined to Poston Camp III, part of the Colorado River Relocation Center in Arizona and one of the ten camps to which Japanese-Americans were forcibly relocated during the Second World War.

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exhibition index...


Featured print...
artist Utagawa Hiroshige

Utagawa Hiroshige

1797-1858

Fukagawa Susaki and Jumantsubo

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Featured painting...
artist School of Kiyokata

School of Kiyokata

20th century

Listening (Kiku obi)

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kikumon

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
March 2, 2021

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