The Great Wave Off the Coast of Kanagawa

Polychrome woodblock print | 25.1 x 37.8cm | c. 1830-32

Katsushika Hokusai

The Great Wave off Kanagawa was published sometime between 1829 and 1833 in the late Edo period as the first print in Hokusai's series Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji. The image depicts an enormous wave threatening three boats off the coast in the Sag...
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