Essays Tagged: "Hokusai"

Describing the life and times of Katshushika Hokusai. Includes work analysis and a history of the period.

The Edo Peroid & Ukio EKatsushika Hokusai was born in 1760, half-way through the Edo period (1603 - 1868) in Japan. He was born into o ... He was born into one of the four classes in Japan (Samurai, then peasants, artisans and merchants); Hokusai was destined to become an artist. Ukiyo-e was at the time the most popular form of art in Ja ... ted on silk (silk was considered to be extremely rare and valuable in Japan at the time).Other from Hokusai, there were many other famous Ukiyo-e artists of the era. Kitagawa Utamaro (1753 - 1806) for ...

(10 pages) 83 0 4.4 Jun/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Art Defined # Apply critical thinking skills to the content of the course. # Demonstrate an understanding of visual literacy. # Discuss principles of design and formal elements of art.

146;s. His art shows elements that affect the sense of beauty.5. Printmaking - Katsushika Hokusai is best known for his “Thirty-Six Views”, which is a serie ... Gaudi Designer. (2010). Retrieved January 8, 2010, from http:// Hokusai. (2002-2010). Retrieved January 9, 2010, from Ducham ...

(2 pages) 682 0 0.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Art Essays