The scale and monumentality of the sweeping compositions in this work, places it closer to painting than to the popular ukiyo-e print.

Many experts believe that these triptychs surpass Hokusai's earliest landscapes and hail them as the most important Japanese landscape prints.

Provenance

Hans Popper Collection


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