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When was Hokusai born?

Katsushika Hokusai, a Japanese artist, was born in October of 1760in Edo, Japan. He worked primarily in the medium of wood-blockprint.
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How did Katsushika Hokusai die?

The cause of his death does not seem to be recorded. He was 89 and probably he was regarded as too old to go on living.
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When and where did Hokusai work?

Hokusai worked throughout the years of 1798, to 1820. He worked in Edo, Japan, which is now Tokyo.
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Why was Katsushika Hokusai a great artist?

His most famous work, 36 Views of Mount Fuji , including the famous Great Wave off Kanagawa, was epoch-making in the history of woodcuts.
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Who were Hokusai and Utamaro?

Katsushika Hokusai and Kitagawa Utamaro were Japanese artists inthe late 1700s. They were famous for their ukiyo-e woodblockprints.
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Who was hokusai family?

Hokusai was an only child but, his father was supposedly an Shogun Mirror Producer, and his mother was probably an 'Concubine' which a state of a women which can not get marri (MORE)
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What did Hokusai do?

Hokusai . This article is about the Japanese artist. For the eponymous crater on Mercury, see Hokusai (crater) .. Hokusai ( 北斎 ) Katsushika Hokusai, in an (MORE)
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What did katsushika hokusai like to paint?

(born Oct. 1760, Edo, Japan - died May 10, 1849, Edo) Japanese painter, draftsman, printmaker, and book illustrator. Apprenticed to a woodcut engraver at 15, he became a stude (MORE)
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Who raise Hokusai?

(born Oct. 1760, Edo, Japandied May 10, 1849, Edo) Japanese painter, draftsman, printmaker, and book illustrator. Apprenticed to a woodcut engraver at 15, he became a student (MORE)