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[AC] Mead Art Museum at Amherst College; [HC] Hampshire College Art Gallery;
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Maker(s):Katsushika Hokusai
Culture:Japanese (1760-1849)
Title:Kaij┼Ź no Fuji [Mt. Fuji. from the Sea], from Fugaku Hyakkei [One Hundred Views of Mt. Fuji]
Date Made:1836
Materials:Woodblock print (woodcut); sumizuri-e, ink on paper
Place Made:Asia; Japan
Measurements:Mat: 16 in x 20 in; Mount: 8 1/4 in x 10 15/16 in; 21 cm x 27.8 cm; Sheet: 7 15/16 in x 10 1/4 in; 20.2 cm x 26 cm; Image: 7 3/16 in x 9 15/16 in; 18.3 cm x 25.2 cm
Narrative Inscription:  TITLE: recto, upp. l. (etching): [Fugaku hyakkei nihen, Japanese character]; TITLE: recto, upp. r. (etching): [Fugaiku hyakkei nihen, Japanese character]; TITLE: recto, upp. r. (etching, within image): [Kaijo no fuji, Japanese character]; INSCRIPTION: recto, lwr. l. (etching): [Hachi, Japanese character]; INSCRIPTION: recto, lwr. r. (etching): [Ju [ill.] (asa?) [ill.], Japanese character]; INSCRIPTION: verso, lwr. r. (graphite, on the mount): J114
Accession Number:  MH 1973.287.Q.RII
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Louis C. Black

Fuji of the Waves (kaijo no fuji) Mt Fuji seen in the distance as waves crest and break to the enjoyment of a flock of plovers. From the series "100 Views of Mt. Fuji (vol. 2)."

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