UKIYO-E: FLOATING WORLD PICTURES

Ukiyo-e period prints exemplify the elegance and sophistication of craftsmanship and design in Japanese art. Woodblock prints from this defining era offer a peek into Japan’s rich history through themes such as landscapes, beauties, warriors, kabuki plays, and mythology. Today, many ukiyo-e artists and their prints are highly collectible and also provides a touch of classic styling to modern decor.

 

Notable Ukiyo-e Artists

Suzuki Harunobu (c. 1724-1770)
Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849)
Utamaro (1754-1806)
Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1798-1861)
Keisei Eisen (1790-1848)
Kikugawa Eizan (1787-1867)
Ando Hiroshige (1797-1858) 
Utagawa Toyokuni I (1769-1825)
Kunisada/Toyokuni III (1786-1865)


Collection Highlights

Top (L to R): Ando Hiroshige, Keisai Eisen, Katsushika Hokusai; Bottom (L to R): Utagawa Kuniyoshi, Kitagawa Utamaro, Totoya Hokkei; Header: Ando Hiroshige
Highlighted prints for illustration only. Contact us for availability and price.