HOKUSAI (1760-1849). A lady. (Sold)
Artist: Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849)
Subject: A lady holding a calligraphy scrool to an old man (The Ocean).
Series: Byobo isso no uchi (A pair of screens).
Signature: Gakyojin Hokusai ga
Date: ca. 1802-3
Size: Surimono, 19,5x8,7 cm.
Medium: Woodblock color print
Literature: This rare series of surimono is mentioned by Edmond de Goncourt in his book Hokusai, Paris 1896.The series is listed by Matthi Forrer in Hokusai A Guide to the Serial Graphics, Philadelphia and London, 1974, n.83.3.
Item no: D 93