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Current Exhibition...
Brush Board 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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Recent Exhibitions...
Into the Garden

Into the Garden: Summer 2019

June 19th - August 16th, 2019

For our gallery exhibition during the steamy summer months we present a selection of prints and paintings featuring garden landscapes and nature subjects.

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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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Fresh from the Bath exhibition

Fresh from the Bath

Our winter exhibition featuring a selection of woodblock prints illustrating the classic subject of beauties après le bain.

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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 Yoshu Chikanobu
Yoshu Chikanobu, 1838-1912
Preparatory Drawing with Print of 'True Beauties: No. 15, Head Scarf'
(Shin bijin: Erimaki)
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artist Utagawa Kunisada (Toyokuni III)
Utagawa Kunisada (Toyokuni III), 1786-1865
Preparatory Drawing for print of 'ABC Poems for Beautiful Courtesans: The Syllable Ro, Tsukasa of the Ogiya'
(Bijin Keisei iroha tanka: Ro Ogiya uchi Tsukasa)
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artist Yoshu Chikanobu
Yoshu Chikanobu, 1838-1912
Preparatory Drawing with Print of 'Chiyoda Inner Palace: Poetry Contest'
(Chiyoda no ooku: Uta awase)
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artist Yoshu Chikanobu
Yoshu Chikanobu, 1838-1912
Preparatory Drawing with Print of 'Annual Events and Customs of the Eastern Capital: Sixth Month'
(Azuma fuzoku nenju gyoji: Roku-gatsu)
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artist Chiura Obata
Chiura Obata, 1885-1975
Dawn, Knights Ferry, Stanislaus County (California) test print from the World Landscape Series

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artist Yoshu Chikanobu
Yoshu Chikanobu, 1838-1912
Preparatory Drawing with Print of 'Mirror of the Ages: Lady in the An'ei Era'
(Jidai kagami: An'ei no koro)
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artist Teisai Sencho
Teisai Sencho, active ca. 1830-1850
Preparatory Drawing for print of 'Shadow Pictures of the Floating World: Courtesan at her Toilette'
(Ukiyo no kage-e)
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artist Paul Binnie
Paul Binnie, Scottish, b. 1967
Famous Views of Japan: Torii Gate at Miyajima Process Set
(Nihon meisho zu-e: Miyajima no torii)
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artist Utagawa  Yoshitora
Utagawa Yoshitora, active ca. 1836-1887
Illustration of the Eight Views of Omi
(Omi hakkei zu)
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artist Utagawa Kunisada (Toyokuni III)
Utagawa Kunisada (Toyokuni III), 1786-1865
Four Seasons of Genji by Joint Brushes: Spring at Mount Arashi
(Haru Arashiyama)
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artist Utagawa Sadahide
Utagawa Sadahide, 1807-1873
Home of a Foreign [American] Merchant in Yokahama
(Yokohama ijin shokan no zu)
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artist Toyohara Kunichika
Toyohara Kunichika, 1835-1900
The Golden Gate and the Paulownia Crest: Actor Ichikawa Danjuro IX as Ishikawa Goemon
(Ishikawa Goemon, Ichikawa Danjuro)
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artist Kobayashi Kiyochika
Kobayashi Kiyochika, 1847-1915
Rain and Moonlight at Gohommatsu
(Gohonmatsu ugetsu)
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artist Yoshikawa Kanpo
Yoshikawa Kanpo, 1894-1979
Cherry Blossoms at Night in Maruyama Park
(Maruyama no yozakura)
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artist Kawase Hasui
Kawase Hasui, 1883-1957
Souvenirs of Travels, First Series: Asano River, Kanazawa
(Kanazawa Asanogawa)
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artist Hiroshi Yoshida
Hiroshi Yoshida, 1876-1950
The Taj Mahal Gardens at Night, From the India and South East Asia Series
(Tajimaharu no niwa yoru)
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artist Hiroshi Yoshida
Hiroshi Yoshida, 1876-1950
Mt. Rainier & Sailing Boats: Mist Test Print
(Beikoku: Reniyasan / Setonaikai shu: Hansen kiri)
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artist Ohara Koson
Ohara Koson, Shoson, 1877-1945
Snow on Willow Bridge
(Yanagibashi no yuki)
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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, 11am - 5pm, by appointment.

Contact Katherine Martin at
(212) 585-0474 or email kem@scholten-japanese-art.com
to schedule a visit.

Featured print...
artist Paul Binnie

Paul Binnie

Scottish, b. 1967

Torii Gate at Miyajima Process Set

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Featured painting...
Mishima Shoso, Beauty at a Round Window

Mishima Shoso

Beauty at a Round Window

hanging scroll, ink and colors on silk, signed Shoso, with artist's seal Shoso, red lacquer rollers, ca. 1920
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kikumon

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.

site last updated
September 17, 2019

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