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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.r
Description

Print depicting five figures hiking through a landscape setting. The figures are all wearing domed hats and have small bags strapped to their backs. All the figures except one are carrying walking sticks. The three figures in the foreground are walking on a path which is surrounded by flowers and leaves, and the two figures in the background are walking across large rocks. There are tall trees and rocks in the background.