Ukiyo-e Tales: Stories from the Floating World

A look at the golden age of ukiyo-e, featuring works by some of the most important artists of the late 18th and up to the mid-19th century.
, 'Three Evenings: Illustration to a Poem by Jakuren Hoshi,' ca. 1765, Scholten Japanese Art

Suzuki Harunobu

Three Evenings: Illustration to a Poem by Jakuren Hoshi, ca. 1765

Scholten Japanese Art

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, 'Young Man Playing a Ko-Tsuzumi,' , Scholten Japanese Art

Suzuki Harunobu

Young Man Playing a Ko-Tsuzumi

Scholten Japanese Art

$6,000

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, 'Parodies of Hichobo and Urashima Taro,' ca. 1770, Scholten Japanese Art

Suzuki Harunobu

Parodies of Hichobo and Urashima Taro, ca. 1770

Scholten Japanese Art

$15,000

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, 'Otani Hiroji III as Hataemon (?),' ca. 1788, Scholten Japanese Art

Katsukawa Shunko

Otani Hiroji III as Hataemon (?), ca. 1788

Scholten Japanese Art

$3,500

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, 'Ten Magical Treasures of the Floating World: Linked Treasures,' 1785, Scholten Japanese Art

Torii Kiyonaga

Ten Magical Treasures of the Floating World: Linked Treasures, 1785

Scholten Japanese Art

$4,500

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, 'Fashions as Fresh as Young Leaves: Shiratsuyu,' , Scholten Japanese Art

Hosoda Eishi

Fashions as Fresh as Young Leaves: Shiratsuyu

Scholten Japanese Art

$8,500

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, 'Women Washing and Stretching Cloth,' ca. 1795, Scholten Japanese Art

Utagawa Toyokuni I

Women Washing and Stretching Cloth, ca. 1795

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, 'Eight Pledges at Lovers' Meetings: Maternal Love Between Sankatsu and Hanshichi ,' ca. 1798-99, Scholten Japanese Art

Kitagawa Utamaro

Eight Pledges at Lovers' Meetings: Maternal Love Between Sankatsu and Hanshichi , ca. 1798-99

Scholten Japanese Art

$22,000

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, 'Ten Views of Famous Floral Places in Edo: Wisteria at Kameido,' ca. 1805, Scholten Japanese Art

Kitagawa Utamaro

Ten Views of Famous Floral Places in Edo: Wisteria at Kameido, ca. 1805

Scholten Japanese Art

$22,000

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, 'Courtesan and Shinzo with Pet Monkey,' , Scholten Japanese Art

Suzuki Harunobu

Courtesan and Shinzo with Pet Monkey

Scholten Japanese Art

$9,500

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, 'Fashionable Snow, Moon and Flowers: Snow,' , Scholten Japanese Art

Suzuki Harunobu

Fashionable Snow, Moon and Flowers: Snow

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, 'Eight Views of Inky Water: Night Rain at Hashiba,' , Scholten Japanese Art

Ippitsusai Bunchô

Eight Views of Inky Water: Night Rain at Hashiba

Scholten Japanese Art

$14,500

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, 'Silkworm Cultivation: No. 7,' ca. 1772, Scholten Japanese Art

Kitao Shigemasa

Silkworm Cultivation: No. 7, ca. 1772

Scholten Japanese Art

$6,800

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, 'The Jewel River of Ide,' ca. 1795, Scholten Japanese Art

Hosoda Eishi

The Jewel River of Ide, ca. 1795

Scholten Japanese Art

$9,500

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, 'Customs and Manners in the Twelve Months: First Sunrise of the New Year,' , Scholten Japanese Art

Chokosai Eisho

Customs and Manners in the Twelve Months: First Sunrise of the New Year

Scholten Japanese Art

$3,200

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, 'Comparison of Smiling Faces in the Niwaka Festival of the Green Houses, 2nd Part of the Performances: Yosooi of Matsubaya,' ca. 1799, Scholten Japanese Art

Kitagawa Utamaro

Comparison of Smiling Faces in the Niwaka Festival of the Green Houses, 2nd Part of the Performances: Yosooi of Matsubaya, ca. 1799

Scholten Japanese Art

$8,500

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, 'Treasury of Loyal Retainers: Act Six,' ca. 1801-02, Scholten Japanese Art

Kitagawa Utamaro

Treasury of Loyal Retainers: Act Six, ca. 1801-02

Scholten Japanese Art

$15,000

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, 'Courtesan and Customer at the Ibaraki-ya House,' , Scholten Japanese Art

Suzuki Harunobu

Courtesan and Customer at the Ibaraki-ya House

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, 'Young Beauty Carrying a Child Pulling a Flower Cart,' ca. 1770, Scholten Japanese Art

Suzuki Harunobu

Young Beauty Carrying a Child Pulling a Flower Cart, ca. 1770

Scholten Japanese Art

$12,000

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, 'Nakamura Sukegoro II as Matano Goro,' ca. 1770, Scholten Japanese Art

Katsukawa Shunsho

Nakamura Sukegoro II as Matano Goro, ca. 1770

Scholten Japanese Art

$4,500

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, 'Modern Fashions from the East: Yasu,' ca. late 1780s, Scholten Japanese Art

Katsukawa Shuncho

Modern Fashions from the East: Yasu, ca. late 1780s

Scholten Japanese Art

$2,400

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, 'Six Fashionable Guise: Painting,' , Scholten Japanese Art

Hosoda Eishi

Six Fashionable Guise: Painting

Scholten Japanese Art

$9,500

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, 'Fashionable Five Festivals: Amusements of Girls in the Seventh Month,' ca. 1796, Scholten Japanese Art

Utagawa Toyokuni I

Fashionable Five Festivals: Amusements of Girls in the Seventh Month, ca. 1796

Scholten Japanese Art

$3,800

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, 'Niwaka Festival Performers in Yoshiwara Teahouse,' ca. 1800-01, Scholten Japanese Art

Kitagawa Utamaro

Niwaka Festival Performers in Yoshiwara Teahouse, ca. 1800-01

Scholten Japanese Art

$25,000

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, 'Brine Carriers,' ca. 1804, Scholten Japanese Art

Kitagawa Utamaro

Brine Carriers, ca. 1804

Scholten Japanese Art

$26,000

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