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Asian Art
Artist: Katsushika Hokusai, Japanese, 1760–1849

Amida Waterfall Deep in the Distance on the Kiso Road, from the series Tour of Waterfalls in Various Provinces

ca. 1834–35

Ukiyo-e; polychrome woodblock print

sheet: 14 1/2 × 9 5/8 in. (36.8 × 24.5 cm)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Olsen, Mr. and Mrs. Laurens Hammond, and Mr. and Mrs. Knight Woolley, B.A. 1917
1967.64.87
Geography: 
Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Provenance: 

Fred H. Olsen (1891–1986), and Florence Quittenton Olsen (died 1996), Guilford, Conn.; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1967

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