Katsushika Hokusai, 1760-1849

Thirty-Six Views of Mt. Fuji: Senju in Musashi Province
(Fugaku sanju-rokkei: Bushu Senju)

travelers pause to take in the view of Fuji from Senju, a northern suburb of Edo, while an angler prepares to cast his line from a canal near the Arakawa river, a packhorse in the foreground stamps the ground while a crab pinches at his lead, at right; signed Hokusai aratame Iitsu hitsu, ca. 1831

oban yoko-e 10 by 14 3/4 in., 25.3 by 37.4 cm

Richard Lane: Hokusai: Life and Work, 1989, p. 200, no. 258
Gian Carlo Calza, Hokusai: Il vecchio pazzo per la pittura, 1999, p. 280, no. V.35.7
Gian Carlo Calza, Hokusai, 2003, p. 266, no. V.35.7
Jocelyn Bouquillard, Hokusai's Mount Fuji: The Complete Views in Color, 2007, pp. 28-31, no.



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site last updated
November 15, 2019

Scholten Japanese Art
145 West 58th Street, suite 6D
New York, New York 10019
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