Ukiyo-e print of Fukagawa, from "36 views of Mt. Fuji"

Hokusai1830 - 1831 AD

Royal Ontario Museum

Royal Ontario Museum
Toronto, Canada

Ukiyo-e prints of the early 17th century developed from illustrated books. Later in the century the illustrations gained such widespread popularity that they were issued separately. Early ukiyo-e prints were printed in black and white, sometimes with red


  • Title: Ukiyo-e print of Fukagawa, from "36 views of Mt. Fuji"
  • Creator: Katsushika Hokusai
  • Creator Lifespan: 1753/1806
  • Date: 1830 - 1831 AD
  • Location: Japan
  • Physical Dimensions: w56 cm
  • Provenance: Sir Edmund Walker Collection
  • Type: Print
  • Rights: Royal Ontario Museum
  • Medium: Oban format paper, woodblock-printed and hand-coloured
  • Time period: Edo period
  • Length: 40.7
  • Accession Number: 926.18.633

Get the app

Explore museums and play with Art Transfer, Pocket Galleries, Art Selfie, and more

Flash this QR Code to get the app
Google apps