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ABOUT FLOATING WORLD GALLERY

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.

CONSIGNMENTS WANTED FOR OUR SPRING AUCTION

Our next auction will be held on Saturday, May 4.  We are currently seeking consignments of fine Japanese prints and paintings for inclusion in the auction.  Please EMAIL US with images of the prints that you would like us to consider. We charge consignors 15% of the hammer price.

NEWEST ADDITIONS TO OUR WEBSITE

We have just added three early Sosaku Hanga prints to the site – one by Umetaro Azechi, and two by Tobari Kogan, including the Shinagawa design featured above.

HIROSHIGE’S UPRIGHT TOKAIDO SERIES

A nice selection iof prints from Hiroshige’s Upright Tokaido series.  During his prolific career, Hiroshige often returned to scenes of the way-stations along the land route between Edo (Tokyo) and Kyoto, known as the Tokaido Road.  The Upright Tokaido series was Hiroshige’s final interpretation from 1855.

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Explore our inventory of hundreds of items ranging from Edo Period woodblocks to contemporary abstraction.

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