View our newest exhibition, with some of our finest woodblock prints, including surimono, iconic images by Hiroshige, pre-earthquake designs by Hasui and Hiroaki, and a complete boxed set of Sekino’s Tokaido 53 Stations
Following the death of his father in 1950, Toshi began exploring abstraction in his prints, as well as pursuing the traditional representational work inspired by Hiroshi Yoshida. Our exhibition of his abstract work from the 1950s includes 50 prints, including some extremely large and rare works. Our Eyes on North America and On Safari Exhibitions are still online.
Join us on Saturday, October 15 for our Grand Auction of Japanese Prints from all genres.
Join us on Friday, December 2, for another No Reserve Auction of Japanese Prints. We expect to offer approximately 300 prints from all genres.
Both auctions will be exclusively on the LiveAuctioneers Platform.
Floating World Gallery is one of the world’s leading galleries in fine Japanese art. Since 1987 we have supplied the finest prints and paintings to notable private collectors and public institutions. We have direct relationships with artists, their families and estates as well as a dense network of contacts that make us the leading gallery in sourcing material. In fact, we are the leading supplier of artwork to other dealers. Please contact us if you don’t see what you’re looking for in our diverse online catalog – chances are we can find it for you.
Our Japanese art catalog includes works from all genres – Ukiyo-e, Meiji, Shin Hanga, Sosaku Hanga and Contemporary, as well as a selection of Western artists who worked in Japan or otherwise follow Japanese print making techniques. Some of the artists we have (or have had) include Azechi, Hasui, Hamaguchi, Harunobu, Hashimoto, Hiroaki, Hiroshige, Hokusai, Hoshi, Inagaki, Kiyokata, Kogan, Koitsu, Koizumi, Koson, Kotondo, Kunisada, Kuniyoshi, Maki, Mori, Munakata, Nakayama, Onchi, Saito, Sekino, Shinshui, Shiro, Shoson, Shunsen, Teraoka, Toraji, Toyokuni III, Tsunetomi, Watanabe, Yamaguchi, Yoshida and many more woodblock print and painting artists.