Posted by Theo de Kreijger on January 16, 2003 at 03:26:59:
In Reply to: eBay Gallery Ukiyo-e posted by George Aar on January 14, 2003 at 18:23:57:
But the description was right, wasn't it?
"Original Woodblock Print" > correct.
"by famous Japanese artist Hokusai" > correct. He did the original design (once).
"This is not a restrike" > correct, it's a copy after the original.
"it was printed with the original woodblocks" > correct. That is: those of the copy version.
"It is numbered 7-23" > correct. Not very Japanese, but still correct.
"Under the Great Wave at Kanagawa" > correct.
"Thirty-five Views of Mt. Fuji." > Uh, shouldn't that be thirty-six or has this series got one less?
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