Rhiannon paget studied at tokyo university of the arts and received her doctorate in japanese art history from the university of sydney australia a curator of asian art at the john mable ringling museum of art in sarasota florida she has published research on japanese woodblock prints textiles board games and nihonga. Meet hokusai whose majestic wave sent ripples across the world and trace the scope of a giant of japanese art in this monograph by taschen books. Hokusais print series thirty six views of mount fuji published between c 1830 and 1834 is the artists most renowned work and with its soaring peak through different seasons and from different vantage points marked the towering summit of the japanese landscape print. Hokusai 1760 1849 is not only one of the giants of japanese art and a legend of the edo period but also a founding father of western modernism whose prolific gamut of prints illustrations paintings and beyond forms one of the most comprehensive oeuvres of ukiyo e art and a benchmark of japonisme
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