Okumura Masanobu Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Metropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
Paintings collection online
Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena, California
Tokyo National Museum, Japan
Beauties of Edo, Kyoto and Osaka
Allen Art Museum at Oberlin College, Ohio
Courtesan Striking a Shuttlecock with a Battledore, woodblock print
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself
Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, Laurel, Mississippi
Los Angeles County Museum of Art NEW!
Philadelphia Museum of Art NEW!
Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery at Scripps College, California
San Diego Museum of Art, California NEW!
Okumura Masanobu at the The British Museum, London, UK
Tikotin Museum of Japanese Art, Haifa, Israel
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Art Fund for UK Museums
Shoki, the demon queller
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale ArchivePictures from Image Archives:
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)
Signatures of Ukiyo-e Artists
Includes a brief description of how to interpret a Ukiyo-e signature
Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)
Okumura Masanobu at CGFA Articles and Reference Sites:
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Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Okumura Masanobu
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Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.