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Hokusai : the man who painted a mountain

Author: Deborah Kogan Ray
Publisher: [Great Neck, N.Y.] : StarWalk Kids Media, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
In her own glowing paintings and lucid text, Deborah Kogan Ray tells the fascinating life story of the Japanese artist Hokusai (1760-1849). He rose from poverty during the Samurai era, taught himself to draw, became the promising pupil of a great master, and then defied tradition to become one of the most important and influential artists in the world. His "thirty-six views of Mout Fuji" is still known and admired  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Juvenile works
Electronic books
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Biographies Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Hokusai.
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2001.
(DLC) 00050395
Named Person: Hokusai Katsushika; Hokusai Katsushika; Hokusai Katsushika
Material Type: Document, Elementary and junior high school, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Deborah Kogan Ray
ISBN: 9781630831462 1630831468
OCLC Number: 923177320
Notes: "Frances Foster books".
Description: 1 online resource (38 p.) : col. ill.
Contents: Hokusai --
Japan --
Japanese --
Art --
Art --
Artist --
Mount --
Fuji --
Mountain --
Katsushika --
Peasant --
Farm --
Farmer --
Rice --
Tokyo --
Edo --
Shogun --
Samurai --
Cherry --
Tree --
Blossom --
Pictures --
1700's --
Eighteenth --
Century --
History --
Biography --
Orphan --
Legend --
Legends --
Stories --
Emperor --
Kyoto --
Court --
Knight --
Soldier --
General --
Warrior --
Buddhist --
Buddah --
China --
Writing --
Characters --
Calligraphy --
Library --
Books --
Wwodblock --
Engraving --
Engraver --
Engrave --
Ukiyo-e --
Shunsho --
Tea --
Teahouse --
Kabuki --
Theater --
Theatre --
Carnival --
Festival --
Holiday --
Sushi --
Eel --
Fireworks --
Perspective --
Landscape --
Sketchbook --
Fisherman --
Fish --
Sketch --
Draw --
Northstar --
North --
Star --
Heart --
Dream --
Vision --
Ideal --
Voice --
Wave --
Learn --
Study --
Asia --
Asia --
Asian --
Diversity --
World --
Culture.
Responsibility: Deborah Kogan Ray.

Abstract:

In her own glowing paintings and lucid text, Deborah Kogan Ray tells the fascinating life story of the Japanese artist Hokusai (1760-1849). He rose from poverty during the Samurai era, taught himself to draw, became the promising pupil of a great master, and then defied tradition to become one of the most important and influential artists in the world. His "thirty-six views of Mout Fuji" is still known and admired all over the world.

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