Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849)
Circa early 1830's
An oban aizuri-e, of Kanagawa oki nami-ura (Under the Wave off Kanagawa) from the series Fugaku sanju rokkei (The Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji), depicting a seascape as Fuji is glimpsed through the trough of a great wave that is about to engulf three boats with frightened fishermen, published by Nishimuraya Yohachi, signed Hokusai aratame Iitsu hitsu. 25.5cm x 37.3cm (10 1/8in x 14 5/8in).
- Please note that the estimate on this lot has been amended