Mimeguri Shrine Series: Famous Views of the Eastern Capital Katsushika Hokusai (Japan, circa 1802 Prints; woodcuts Color woodblock print Image: 8 x 12 in. Sheet: 10 x 12 in. x cm) The Joan Elizabeth Tanney Bequest
'Under the Wave, off Kanagawa' (Kanagawa oki nami-ura), or 'The Great Wave', a colour woodblock print by Katsushika Hokusai; Mount Fuji is dwarfed in the background by a towering wave, a symbol of the sky's power.
petitpoulailler: artemisdreaming: 1849 Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, (Ka’ei ~ Li Bai Admiring a Waterfall;) Image: x 30 cm x 11 in. ink and color on silk; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Detail: