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Lot 0034
  • Artist: Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849)
  • Title: Women Weaving' also called "Stretching Cloth"
  • Date: c1950
  • Medium: Woodblock Print
  • Size: 14.75" x 10.25"
  • This image of Japanese daily life has a dramatic landscape visible in the background that gives the viewer a feel for Japan as an island country because there is land in the foreground then a body of water, thought to be the Sumida River. On the far side of the river there are more houses and an ocean beyond.

    Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849) was a Japanese artist, ukiyo-e painter and printmaker of the Edo period. He is best known as author of the woodblock print series Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji, which includes the internationally iconic print, The Great Wave off Kanagawa, created during the 1820's.

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  • Location: This item ships from Massachusetts

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  • Condition

    This print is in excellent condition.

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