Uemura Shōen

Painting, Visual Artist

1875 – 1949

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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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Born
Apr 23, 1875
Kyoto
Nationality
  • Japan
Lived in
  • Kyoto
  • Nihonbashi
Died
Aug 27, 1949

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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