The_Great_Wave_off_Kanagawa

Katsushika Hokusai

Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849) was the leading ukiyo-e artist and printmaker of the later Edo period. In his time, he was also Japan’s foremost expert on Chinese painting. Hokusai has created the ” Thirty-Six Views of Mount Fuji” in response to a domestic travel boom and also partly because his personal obsession with Mount Fuji. He has painted the Great Wave off Kanagawa during the 1820s which secured Hokusai’s fame both in Japan and internationally.

THEME- Thirty-Six Views of Mount Fuji

The_Great_Wave_off_Kanagawa
No. J01001
葛饰北斋 (1)
No. J01002
Katsushika_Hokusai,_published_by_Nishimuraya_Yohachi_(Eijudō)_-_Fine_Wind,_Clear_Weather_(Gaifū_kaisei),_also_known_as_Red_Fuji,_from_the_series_Thirty-six_Views_o..
No. J01003
hawk-on-a-ceremonial-stand
No. J01004
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No. J01005
葛饰北斋 (26)
No. J01006

THEME- Carp leaping up a cascade

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No. J01007

Gift