Re: Re: Looking for artist's name


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Posted by LEE WHITE on January 18, 2001 at 14:51:37:

In Reply to: Re: Looking for artist's name posted by Patrick on April 13, 1999 at 22:26:24:

: : Can anyone help me to identify the artist's name for a shunga painting named "The Fisherman's Wife's Dream"??????? I am trying to buy a copy of this black and white print that I saw at a party.

: : THANKS.

: This is just a guess, but if the picture you have in mind involves a woman with two octopi, the artist is Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849). A copy of the print is in Richard Lane's book, Images From the Floating World, Oxford Univ Press 1978. I don't have the page number. It's a great image.




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