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Catalogue of the exhibition of paintings of Hokusai

Hokusai Katsushika

Catalogue of the exhibition of paintings of Hokusai

held at the Japan Fine ArtAssociation, Uyeno Park, Tokio, from 13th to 30th January 1900

by Hokusai Katsushika

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Published by Chadwyck-Healey in Bishops Stortford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfiche reproduction of catalogue originally published: Tokyo: Bunshichi Kobanashi, 1901.

ContributionsJapan Fine Art Association.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination4 microfiches
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13682785M

The year is and the artist known as Hokusai is in his 80s.. He has already lived nearly twice the average life span of his peers, but his advanced age hasn’t stopped him from embarking on a kilometer journey from Edo to Obuse, a small, scenic town sitting in a mountain-ringed basin in present-day Nagano Prefecture where his patron and one-time student, a wealthy merchant-farmer by. This is one of the most iconic images of modern art and the most famous print of Hokusai. The ingenuity of the composition, depicting a huge wave about to crash down upon frail boats beneath while the cresting foam on top of the wave wraps around Mount Fuji has been very influential on generations of artists both in the East and the West.

Hokusai's personal beliefs are studied here through major brush paintings, drawings, woodblock prints and illustrated books. The book gives due attention to the contribution of Hokusai's daughter Eijo (Oi), an accomplished artist in her own right. The Great Wave off Kanagawa (神奈川沖浪裏, Kanagawa-oki Nami Ura, lit. '"Under a wave off Kanagawa"'), also known as The Great Wave or simply The Wave, is a woodblock print by the Japanese ukiyo-e artist was published sometime between and in the late Edo period as the first print in Hokusai's series Thirty-six Views of Mount : Katsushika Hokusai.

This beautifully produced book, the exhibition catalogue for a show at the British Museum, takes a fresh approach and focuses on the last 30 years of Hokusai's life - a time when he produced some of his most memorable masterpieces. One thing that's not obvious, from reading the publisher's description of this book, is that it was first published for the Royal Academy exhibition in It was intended to accompany that exhibition, so the choice of prints was restricted to those that could be exhibited at the Academy, and the notes accompanying each print are intended to guide the reader through that exhibition.4/5.


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The book is heavy so ordered it here vs carrying back from London. Beautiful pictures. Well worth having in the library. This is a fantastic collection of Hokusai's famous wood block carvings, prints, and drawings.

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Description: KATSUSHIKA HOKUSAI ( - ) Album including eight chuban tate-e from serie Shinpan omi hakkei no uchi, new edition of the eight vues of Omi. 23 x 17 cm. Signed Hokusai ga. Mounted on paper For further information, please contact the Cabinet Portier at +33 (0)1 48 00 03 41 Katsushika Hokusai was a Japanese artist, ukiyo-e painter and printmaker of the Edo period.

Katsushika Hokusai (–) was the first Japanese artist to be internationally recognized, and he continues to inspire artists around the world.

As the home of the largest and finest collection of Japanese art outside Japan—including the greatest variety of Hokusai works in any museum—the MFA is uniquely positioned to offer a comprehensive exhibition of this remarkable artist.

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Hokusai: prints and drawings by Hokusai Katsushika(Book) 16 editions published in in English and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide.

This volume includes full-color reproductions of drawings and woodblock prints by Japan's most beloved artist. You might begin with Ann Yonemura’s “Hokusai,” an authoritative catalogue raisonne published in for the Hokusai exhibition held at the Freer/Sackler Gallery in. The British Museum and British Museum Shop use cookies to ensure you have the best browsing experience, to improve functionality and to make advertising relevant to you and your interests.

Choose your favorite hokusai paintings from millions of available designs. All hokusai paintings ship within 48 hours and include a day money-back guarantee. This exhibition of paintings, prints, drawings and printed books included 41 paintings from the Freer Gallery, the largest and most important collection of Hokusai’s paintings, as well as masterpieces from collections throughout the world.

The exhibition was presented on two floors of the museum. The first part of the exhibition, on the. If you're a fan of Hokusai (or of Japanese art generally) this book will not disappoint.

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The undisputed master of ukiyo-e, Katsushika Hokusai (–) is celebrated not only for his series Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji but also for his great versatility expressed in his treatment of all types of subjects: from landscapes to nature, portraits of kabuki actors, beautiful women, warriors and even ghosts and spirits, semilegendary beings and animals.

Hokusai is also associated. A hallmark of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Met Store's sumptuously illustrated exhibition catalogues accompany The Met's world-class exhibitions.

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Photography & Prints 6. Keyes, Roger S. Ehon: The Artist and the Book in Japan () describes in detail 70 of the ehon in The New York Public Library's collection (many of which are included in this digital presentation).

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Including some 50 stunning and unusual paintings, prints and drawings from the peerless Hokusai collection at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, this book is a treasure trove that introduces readers to a witty, wide-ranging and inimitably ingenious Hokusai/5(24).

Katsushika Hokusai (/ ˌ h oʊ k ʊ ˈ s aɪ, ˈ h oʊ k ʊ s aɪ /, also US: / ˈ h oʊ k ə s aɪ /; Japanese: 葛飾 北斎, pronounced [katsɯꜜɕi̥ka hoꜜkɯ̥sai] (); c. 31 October – 10 May ) was a Japanese artist, ukiyo-e painter and printmaker of the Edo period.

Born in Edo (now Tokyo), Hokusai is best known as author of the woodblock print series Thirty-six Views of Born: Tokitarō, 時太郎, supposedly 31 October. Hokusai Katsushika has books on Goodreads with ratings. Hokusai Katsushika’s most popular book is Hokusai: One Hundred Views of Mt.

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The book gives due attention to the contribution of Hokusai’s daughter Eijo (Oi), an accomplished artist in her own right. Hokusai continually explored the mutability and minutiae of natural phenomena in his art.Spanning erotic books, historical novels, and album prints, this introduction traces the full scope of Hokusai’s far-reaching portfolio.

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