Asian Art Museum of San Francisco Hermitage Museum Kyoto National Museum Nara National Museum National Treasures and Important Property of Tokyo National Museum, Japan Pitt Rivers Museum Tobacco & Salt Museum Tokyo National Museum Tokugawa Art Museum Victoria and Albert Museum

Netsuke Site

International Netsuke Society Koryuen: Site for More Appreciation of Netsuke The Norman L. Sandfield Library of Netsuke and Oriental Art at the Toledo Museum of Art Library Netsuke in 217 Museums: An Annotated International Directory Compiled for the International Netsuke Society Website

Site for Studying Japanese Literature

National Institute of Japanese Literature

Site for Japanese History

Japan, Memoirs of a Secret Empire, PBS Japanese Art Timeline by Metropolitan Museum of Art Japanese Old Photographs in Bakumatsu–Meiji Period, Nagasaki University Library Collection Red–Haired Barbarians, The Dutch and other foreigners in Nagasaki and Yokohama 1800 - 1865, 40 Japanese prints from the NEHA ( Netherlands Economic–Historic Archive ) collection

Online Database

On–line Dictionary of Japanese Architectural and Art Historical Terminology Compiled by Dr. Mary Neighbour Parent

iPhone Application

Netsuke iPhone application (available on iTunes, in English and Japanese)


Iwasawa Oriental Art

Japanese Culture Groups

The Japan Society of Northern California Theater of Yugen and Noh Space
Urasenke foundation San Francisco