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   250 Years of Japanese Prints and Illustrated Books

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Katsushika HOKUSAI (1760 - 1849)

Fuji with a Cuckoo (Kakko no Fuji)

A stylish man holding a outsized fan sits on a jetty looking out over a river and marshes to Fuji beyond. A cucko flying across the face of the mountain heralds early summer..

a single page illustration

number 96 from 100 Views of Mount Fuji ( Fugaku Hyakkeei) Volume 3

first published c 1840



original woodblock print,21 x 12.5 cm

SOLD Aus.$495








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