HART2130: Arts of Japan

Librarian

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Yvonne Boyer
Subjects: Art, French, Italian

Asian Studies Librarian

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Yuh-Fen Benda
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615-343-2091
Subjects: Asian Studies

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Title: Under the Wave off Kanagawa (Kanagawa oki nami ura), also known as The Great Wave,
from the series Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji (Fugaku sanjūrokkei)

Artist: Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, Tokyo (Edo) 1760–1849 Tokyo (Edo))
Period: Edo period (1615–1868)

Date: ca. 1830–32

Medium: Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Collection: Metropolitan Museum of Art
NYC, NY

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