Artwork Details for Hokusai, Katsushika (1760-1849) "Huge Breakers of the Shore of Kanagawa"


Hokusai, Katsushika (1760-1849) - Huge Breakers of the Shore of Kanagawa - 神奈川沖?裏

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Huge Breakers of the Shore of Kanagawa - 神奈川沖?裏
by Hokusai, Katsushika (1760-1849) - 葛飾北斎

Artist:Hokusai, Katsushika (1760-1849) - 葛飾北斎
Title:Huge Breakers of the Shore of Kanagawa - 神奈川沖?裏
Series:The Thirty-Six Views of Mt. Fuji - 富嶽三十六景(ふがくさんじゅうろっけい)
Date:1823-1831 (this item: Posthumous strike, 1965)
Publisher:Takamizawa - 高見沢
Medium:Woodblock - 木版画
Format:Oban - 大判, 40 x 27cm (sheet size)
Condition:Fair condition. Spot toning from the original folder. Full sheet with no trimming. Small remnant/mark from original folder tip-mounting on the verso top edge. Printed on fine thin washi paper. Takamizawa publisher's seal on the verso.
Price: Sold
Artwork Code:12216-Katsushika_Hokusai
Notes:Takamizawa is a well-known and one of the most respected publishers of genuine Japanese woodblock prints. According to the accompanying set series literature, this particular edition is the first edition of this series published by Takamizawa. The publisher also produced later editions of this series in the 1970s/80s. It is interesting to note that this series actually contains 46 scenes, not 36.
A 20% discount is available for multiple purchases of prints from this series.
Scene explanation (in English and Japanese) is not included.
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