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Nobotoura (The Coast of Noboto)
  • Katsushika Hokusai
    1760–1849
    born: Katsushika ward, Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • Nobotoura (The Coast of Noboto), 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: 250 x 374 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 13/16 x 14 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 250 x 374 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 13/16 x 14 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7794
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Description
Exhibitions

Shell gatherers in foreground. Two torii gates in water. Two boys play. Fishermen in boats. Small village by sea. Mt. Fuji seen through the large torii. Mainly blue tones.