Hikoma Ueno

male / Japanese
photographer, author, inventor
Nagasaki 1838
Nagasaki 1904
See also
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Kimbei kocht negatieven van Ueno aan
Biographical information
Period of activity
1853 - 1899
ca. 1853 tot 1899
Active in
  • Nagasaki 1853 - 1904
    opende hier een foto-studio
  • Shanghai (China) 1890 - 1891
    opende ook hier een foto-studio
  • Hong Kong 1890 - 1891
    opende ook hier een foto-studio
born in
active in
died in
This field specifies the various subject categories or genres that constitute the oeuvre of the artist in question. The contents of this field are generally based more on the documentation available at the RKD than on the literature.
landscape (as genre), portrait, astronomical photography, war photography
Getty name authority ULAN states alternative name: Uyeno, Hikoma (J, 1838-1904)
Lenman (2005) informs: pioneering Japanese commercial photographer. Opened first Japanese owned portrait studio in Nagasaki, 1862.
Entered on: 2006-01-22; Modification on: 2017-03-30


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