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Sanka haku-u (White Rain Below the Mountain)
  • Katsushika Hokusai
    1760–1849
    born: Katsushika ward, Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Sanka haku-u (White Rain Below the Mountain), circa 1830, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Fugaku Sanjūrokkei (Thirty-six Views of Mt. Fuji)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 256 x 378 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10 1/16 x 14 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 256 x 378 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 1/16 x 14 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7792
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Mt. Fuji with snow, towers above clouds and other peaks. Lower hills in black with stylized lightening bolt in red.