Painting, Visual Artist
1875 – 1949
Who was Uemura Shōen?
Uemura Shōen was the pseudonym of an important woman artist in Meiji, Taishō and early Shōwa period Japanese painting. Her real name was Uemura Tsune. Shōen was known primarily for her bijinga paintings of beautiful women in the nihonga style, although she also produced numerous works on historical themes and traditional subjects.
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- Apr 23, 1875
- Lived in
- Aug 27, 1949
on July 23, 2013
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