Mountain Climbers

by Hokusai (1760 - 1849)

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Mountain Climbers by Hokusai (1760 - 1849)

Hokusai (1760 - 1849) Japanese Woodblock Reprint
Mountain Climbers

Series; Thirty-six Views of Fuji
A Fuji Arts Special Offer Auction

Mainichi Shimbun Publisher - From a fine collection of mid-20th century Utamaro reprints published by Mainichi Shimbun. This small Tokyo publisher carved blocks and reprinted many of the great masterwork designs of the Edo era. Their work was exquisite with an emphasis on quality, not quantity. Note the exceptional detail, carefully shaded printing, fine mica backgrounds, embossing, and other deluxe techniques. Mainichi prints are perfect for the collector or for the highest quality reprint for display.

Mountain Climbers - An interesting and unusual view of Fuji, the only print not depicting the mountain's general configuration. Here pilgrims are seen climbing up the side of the road, a large group huddled in the cave for warmth. Great scene.

Artist - Hokusai (1760 - 1849)

Image Size - 9 7/8" x 14 7/8" + margins as shown

Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Please see photos for details. Nice overall.

Mountain Climbers by Hokusai (1760 - 1849)
Mountain Climbers by Hokusai (1760 - 1849)

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