Posted by Guy Pepermans (220.127.116.11) on September 02, 2015 at 14:41:24:
In Reply to: Hokusai print? posted by RichT on September 02, 2015 at 03:49:41:
It's by Katsushika Hokui (葛飾北為, active 1830s-70s), here signing 'Hakusanjin Hokui hitsu' This artist was a later pupil of Hokusai.
The series 'Nichiren shônin-o ichidai' relating the life of priest Nichiren is mentioned at the biographical page of Wikipedia (in Japanese) but I did not find further references or images. It was issued during Tenpô, around 1843-47.
Anyway, you have a very rare print by Hokui, but not by Hokusai.
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