Hokusai Katsushika (1760-1849) was a Japanese artist and ukiyo-e painter of the Edo period, and best-known as the author of the woodblock print series "Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji".
Kazuya Takaoka was born in Kyoto in 1945. As a graphic designer, he has received many outstanding awards, including the Gold Medal at the Japan Graphic Design Exhibition and the Gourmond World Cookbook Award for Best Cookbook Design. Among his works include Shunga: Aesthetics of Japanese Erotic Art by Ukiyo-e Masters 978-4-7562-4368-3 by PIE International ;Noh: Classical Japanese Performing Art published by PIE BOOKS.
Mitsuru Uragami has been collecting Hokusai Manga for more than 40 years, ever since he was attracted by their charm in his student days. Among authorities, his collection, which currently includes some 1400 volumes, is said to be the best, largest and finest in the world. He is Director of Tokyo Art Club, Trustee of Tokyo Art Dealers' Association, and Exective Director of International Ukiyo-e Society.
|Múzeumi kollekciók||Hopp Ferenc Múzeum|
|Oldalszám és illusztrációk||696 pages|
|Szerző||Hokusai Katsushika (Artist), Mitsuru Uragami, (Contributor), Kazuya Takaoka (Designer)|