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Rainstorm beneath the Summit (Sanka Haku-u)

ca. 1829-1833
19th century

Katsushika Hokusai, Japanese, (1760–1849)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Color woodcut
Series: Number 3 from series Thirty-Six Views of Mt. Fuji (Fugaku Sanjû-Rokkei)
Edition: Publisher: Eijudô
Marks: Signed: Hokusai aratame Iitsu hitsu/zen (saki no) Hokusai changed to Iitsu; no censor or publisher seals
Bibliography: Hillier, Japanese Prints from the Vever Collection, vol. 3, 713; Lane 167; Ukiyo-e Taikei, vol. 8, 28: Richard Lane, Images from the Floating World, (New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1978), p. 261; Kondo Ichitaro, The Thirty-six Views of Mt. Fuji, (Heibonsha Ltd., 1966), no. 32; see Lane, Images, p. 255 for other names Hokusai used.
Credit Line: Olin Library transfer, 1962
Accession Number: 1962.8.1

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  • landscapes (representations) - Use for creative works that depict outdoor scenes where the picture is dominated by the configuration, visual and aesthetic, of the land, bodies of water, and natural elements. When the ocean or other large body of water dominates the picture, use "seascapes." For images that are more documentary than creative, prefer "views" or "topographical views." For actual areas of land having certain notable characteristics, use "landscapes (environments)." [January 1993 scope note added; related term added. April 1991 descriptor moved; lead-in term added; descriptor changed, was "landscapes"; alternate term changed, was 'landscape'.]
  • rain
  • Ukiyo-e
  • weather - State of the atmosphere with respect to such factors as wind, temperature, cloudiness, moisture, and pressure. For the long-term total of atmospheric variations at a specific geographical location, use "climate." [May 1993 related term added. December 1992 scope note added. November 1992 descriptor moved.]

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