Uemura Shoen (1875-1949) was a Japanese-style painter from Kyoto. She studied under Suzuki Shonen, Takeuchi Seiho and others. She is primarily known for her serene Beauty, which was depicted from woman’s point of view. She was the first awardee of the Order of Culture.
“Beauty in Circular Window”
“Beauty under Cherry Tree”
“Beauty of Spring Window”
The artworks on the site are only a small part of our collections. You can see the all on the latest catalogue and our gallery.