Posted by George Aar on January 26, 2003 at 06:10:03:
In Reply to: Re: eBay Gallery Ukiyo-e posted by Theo de Kreijger on January 16, 2003 at 03:26:59:
Well, I can't say that this came as much of a surprise:
Yes, I know. I plan to get a life real soon now, honest!
: 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?
: Whatever :o)
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