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Susaki no Fuji (Fuji from Susaki)
  • Katsushika Hokusai
    1760–1849
    born: Katsushika ward, Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Susaki no Fuji (Fuji from Susaki), 1834
  • Fugaku hyakkei (One Hundred views of Mt. Fuji), vol. II
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: Vertical half page 223 x 130 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 3/4 x 5 1/8 in
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: Full page 223 x 260 mm
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2209.g
Description

Print depicting the roof of a house and a landscape setting. The roof of the house is in the foreground, in the bottom right corner of the print. It is covered with tiles, and there are black birds flying near the top of the roof. There is a body of water behind the house, and there are mountains in the background.