Print, Great Wave at Satta Beach, Suruga, from the series The Thirty-Six Views of Fuji (Fuji Sanjuroku Kei), 1858
Woodblock print on paper. Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Robert H. Patterson. 1941-31-120
What is this?
Large curling wave extends from left to right ending in a white spray, seen flat against the sky. In the distance at left, Mount Fuji is seen in lavender tones. A small sailing vessel is shown at center right. Red cartouches with inscriptions at top right and lower left. Red border across top edge.