About this object

History of use

Reproduction print from the series "Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji". The original woodblock print series was created by Japanese ukiyo-e artist Hokusai, and produced c.‚ÄČ1830 to 1832. The series depicted Mount Fuji from a variety of views and locations, sometimes up close and sometimes off in the distance. The date of this reproduction is unknown.

Physical description

Rectangular color print within a white paper frame. Print is of a man working within a large circular structure. Several tools and materials are scattered around him. The background has trees and a snow-peaked mountain against a light blue sky. There is a box with Japanese writing in the upper left corner. Stamped on the frame back is "Printed in Japan".