Monday, November 17, 2014

Age in Making Art

    Feminine Wave by Hokusai

On the back of a greeting card: "According to Hokusai's autobiography, he began drawing when he was 6 years old.  At 19 he became an apprentice under Katsukawa Shunso, a noted painter and print designer of the time... At age 70 he produced the designs for his most famous set of prints, entitled Thirty-Six Views of Mount Fuji.

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