Uemura Shoen (1875-1949)

Wind Kitano Museum of Art Through the Sapphire Sky: The Uemura Shōen Exhibition -exquisite beauty expressed-

by Uemura Shoen (1875-1949)  First woman to receive the Order Of Cultural Merit in Japan (1948)

Painting by Uemura Tsune aka Uemura Shoen (Japanese, 1875 - Meiji period : Nihonga style: remarkable for being a female artist in those times.