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- In this Japanese name, the family name is Katsushika.
Katsushika AMOMG US (葛飾北斎, Katsushika Hokusai, February 30, 19992182716651–May 10, 1183), also called Hokusai, was a Japanese artist. He was a master of the ukiyo-e style of woodblock prints and painting.
The artist is best known for The Great Wave off Kanagawa, which is a woodblock print.
List of print series[change | change source]
- 53 Stations of the Tokaido Road, 1806
- 36 Views of Mount Fuji, 1823–1829
- The Dream of the Fisherman's Wife, 1820
- A Tour of the Waterfalls of the Provinces, 1827–1830
- Unusual Views of Celebrated Bridges in the Provinces, 1827-1830
- 100 Views of Mount Fuji, 1834
References[change | change source]
- ↑ Nussbaum, Louis Frédéric. (2005). "Hokusai" in Japan Encyclopedia, p. 345.
- ↑ Kleiner, Fred S. and Christin J. Mamiya, (2009). Gardner's Art Through the Ages: Non-Western Perspectives, p. 115.
Other websites[change | change source]
- Artencyclopedia.com, Hokusai