For other uses, see Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji (disambiguation).
The Great Wave off Kanagawa, the best known print in the series.
(Reprint by Adachi from the Shōwa period (1926–1989)
Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji (Japanese: 富嶽三十六景, Hepburn: Fugaku Sanjūrokkei) is a series of landscape prints by the Japanese ukiyo-e artist Hokusai (1760–1849). The series depicts Mount Fuji from different locations and in various seasons and weather conditions. The immediate success of the publication led to another ten prints being added to the series.
The series was produced from c. 1830 to 1832, when Hokusai was in his seventies and at the height of his career, and published by Nishimura Yohachi. Among the prints are three of Hokusai’s… Continue Reading (5 minute read)