A beautiful guide to the Museum of Fine Art's peerless collection of works by Hokusai
Katsushika Hokusai (1760–1849) was the first Japanese artist to be internationally recognized, and he continues to inspire artists around the world.
This handy volume presents the wide range of Hokusai's artistic production drawn from the peerless Japanese art collection at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston - the home of the largest and finest collection of Japanese art outside Japan—including the greatest variety of Hokusai works in any museum.
This book is an accessible, extensively illustrated and clearly written introduction to the works of Japans best-known artist.
Winner of the American Alliance of Museum's 2016 Publication Design competition and Best in Category, Coffee Table Books, at the 59th Annual New England Book Show
- Author: Sarah E. Thompson is Assistant Curator for Japanese Prints at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
- Hardcover: 176 pages | 135 colour illustrations
- Date published: April 2015
- Language: English
- ISBN: 978-0878468256
- Product Dimensions: 26.0 x 19.0 cm