Hokusai: The Sazai Hall of the Temple of the Five-hundred Rakan (Sold)
Artist: Katsushika Hokusai
Title: The Sazai Hall of the Temple of the Five-hundred Rakan
Series: 36 Views of Mount Fuji
Date: ca. 1834
Viisitors on the balcony of the Sazaido are transfixed at the sight of Mt. Fuji rising across the marshes. Roger Keyes mentioned that the woodgrain is still visible in the grey block for the marshes.
Condition: Very good impression, color and condition. Some soiling.
Literature: See Forrer’s “Hokusai”, plate 22.
Signature: zen Hoksuai Iitsu hitsu