Hokusai-Mount Fuji-36-Views-23

by yamachem2 - uploaded on May 18, 2015, 9:58 am

The image is the no.23 of "ukiyo-e" print series titled "Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji".                                                                   

Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji (富嶽三十六景 Fugaku Sanjūrokkei?) is a series of landscape prints created by the Japanese ukiyo-e artist Hokusai (1760–1849). The series depicts Mount Fuji from different locations and in various seasons and weather conditions. The original thirty-six prints were so popular that Hokusai expanded the series by ten.


"Ukiyo-e" or "浮世絵" is a genre of woodblock prints and paintings that flourished in Japan from the 17th through 19th centuries.                                                             "Ukiyo-e" or "浮世絵" had been manufactured through

a collaborative system (the hanmoto system) where the artist, carver, printer, and publisher engaged in division of labor.                  


This image's English title is "Hodogaya on the Tōkaidō" .

The Japanese title is "東海道程ケ谷" or "Tōkaidō Hodogaya".                                                      

The original image is seen here:                          


For more info about "ukiyo-e" , see here:                              


For more info about "Katsushika-Hokusai",see here:                                                    


36 Edo Fuji Fuji-san Fujisan Hodogaya Hokusai Katsushika Mount Fuji Print Tōkaidō fugaku remix 218957 ukiyo-e woodblock-print woodcut yamachem2 程ケ谷
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