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Taisekiji no sanchū no Fuji (Fuji in the Mountains of Taiseki Temple)
  • Katsushika Hokusai
    1760–1849
    born: Katsushika ward, Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Taisekiji no sanchū no Fuji (Fuji in the Mountains of Taiseki Temple), 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.q
Description

Print depicting a figure walking in a landscape setting. The figure is standing in the bottom left corner of the print, and is turned toward a mountain in the background. There are small hills covered with patches of tall grass in the foreground, and some trees in the middle ground. There is a large mountain in the background, and there is calligraphy in the top right corner of the print.