This collection of 22 detachable Hokusai prints are perfect for display or close observation. This impeccably produced collection of some of Hokusai's most renowned prints highlight the exquisit lines and delicate hues that have entranced viewers for centuries.
During his lifetime, Katsushika Hokusai was one of the most revered artists working in the ukiyo-e school of painting and printmaking. This book gathers the finest examples of Hokusai's breathtaking prints, including his iconic "The Great Wave off Kanagawa," views of Mt. Fuji, landscapes, domestic scenes, and painstakingly rendered flora and fauna. An introduction by Matthi Forrer offers a brief biography of Hokusai and commentary on his practice and influence. Each full color print is backed with a substantial caption that provides insights into the piece's significance and notable characteristics.
Published by Prestel in 2018. Paperback, measures 13.8 x 11.1 x 0.4 inches, 48 pages, 22 prints. ISBN 9783791384306