Arts and Designs of Japan
January Selection January 2019

  • We accept Visa and Mastercard.
  • California residents please add 8.5% sales tax.

We also have many reference books on Japanese art and culture available for purchase.
Thumbnails | Text-only
1 Matsumoto Koshiro III as Soga Goro
Buncho
2 Festival by the Sumida River
Shunzan
3 Courtesan in a flower-patterned kimono with a dragon-patterned obi
Shunsen
4 Sawamura Kunitaro II and Nakamura Matsue III enjoying the evening cool on a bridge in the theater district
Shigeharu
5 Odawara – Fishermen pulling in a whale on the beach
Hiroshige
6 Koume Embankment (of the Yotsugi-dori Canal)
Hiroshige
7 The Kii River in Koya
Hiroshige
8 #39 – Fujikawa
Isogai Hyodayu foiling an attack by Fujikawa Mizuemon by stepping on his sword

Kuniyoshi
9 The legend of the maidservant Otake (Dainichi Nyorai)
Kuniyoshi
10 Miyako dori (Oyster Catcher) swimming by reeds under falling cherry blossom petals
Hiroshige
11 Hakkenden Inu no Soshi, Vol. 32
Three men fighting

Toyokuni III and Kunisada II
12 Menoto no Soshi (The Story of the Wetnurse) Vol. 7
Dancer with a No mask and a woman with a lacquered box

Kunisada (Toyokuni III)
13 Okabe Station – (Arashi Kichisaburo III) as Rokuyata
Kunisada (Toyokuni III)
14 (Seki Sanjuro III) as the wrestler Ushigase Kozaemon
Kunisada (Toyokuni III)
15 Left: (Nakamura Fukusuke) as the wrestler Nuregami Chogoro
Right: (Ichikawa Ichizo III) as the wrestler Hanaregoma Chokichi

Kunisada (Toyokuni III)
16 Left: (Onoe Kikugoro V) as Goshuden Okuma
Center: (Ishikawa Kodanji) as Kozaru Shichinosuke
Right: (Bando Kamezo) as Sangoro

Kunisada (Toyokuni III)
17 Chapter 3 – Utsusemi
Kunisada (Toyokuni III)
18 Actors of the Bando Family
Left: (Bando) Hikosaburo II as Ono no Tofu
Right: Bando Hikosaburo as Soga Juro

Kunisada (Toyokuni III)
19 Actors of the Segawa Family
Top to bottom: (Segawa) Kikunojo III as Dojoji, (Segawa) Roko IV as Omiwa, and (Segawa) Kikunojo V as the geisha Koman

Kunisada (Toyokuni III)
20 #20 – Hekitori (blue-green bird), apricot and sweet flags
Sugakudo
21 Left: Nakamura Shikan IV as Komakichi
Center: Onoe Kikugoro V as Osono
Right: Bando Shuka as Hisamatsu

Kunichika
22 Nakamura Shikan IV as Uesugi Kenshin
Ginko
23 #917B – Father shoots a huge eagle that is about to attack his child
Yoshiiku
24 #914 – People burn fires, shake bells and hold beads and ropes to ease a man's syphilis symptoms
Yoshiiku
25 1 a.m. – Geisha and an attendant by a yaki-udon stand
Yoshitoshi
26 Lovers
Shunga
27 Left: Kataoka Gado III as Asari no Yoichi
Center: Suketakaya Takasuke IV as Yaegakihime
Right: Arashi Rikan IV as Hangakujo

Chikanobu
28 July – Tanabata festival outside the castle gate
Chikanobu
29 Osazare ishi – Palace cleaning ritual for New Years
Chikanobu
30 Morning glories on a lacquer tray
Zeshin
31 Women at a flower seller's stand
Gekko
32 The divine power of Fudo
Gekko
33 Tomimori Sukeemon Masanori, who died at age 34, jumping over a spear
Gekko
34 Tokichiro Hideyoshi outside a mansion in Takasu in Kyoto
Nobukazu
35 Woman pulling back a curtain decorated with fan-shaped designs
Shuntei (Miyagawa)
36 Two geese
Koson
37 Guest house by a pond in the snow
Hasui
38 Small town in Chugoku
Yoshida
39 Iroha Hinucho – A Select Alphabet of Designs
Tanaka Kikuo
40 Nihon – Five volumes of designs for textiles
Unsigned

Home | About Us | Reference Books | Search by artist:

Arts and Designs of Japan
Peter and Lois Gilder
P.O. Box 22075, San Francisco, CA 94122
Phone: (415) 759-6233
gilder@artsanddesignsjapan.com
http://www.artsanddesignsjapan.com/
 

Member,
Ukiyoe Dealers
Association
of Japan

Ukiyoe Dealers Association of Japan