Hokusai's Great Wave original and reproductions

The original and common reproductions. All are handmade woodblock prints on handmade Japanese paper.

1 Early printing from original keyblock, printed with indigo (not Prussian blue). Original colour blocks. Met JP1847
2 Later printing from original keyblock, printed with sumi black. Recut colour blocks. MFA 21.6764
3 Reproductions with finest details use zinc keyblocks.


Hokusai's Red Fuji original and reproductions

1 Early printing from original keyblock, printed with indigo (not Prussian blue).