The Great Wave Off Kanagawa (Kanagawa oki nami ura). This is one of Katsushika Hokusai's most famous works and is one of the most dynamic paintings of the waves that he painted over the years.
Katsushika Hokusai was an ukiyoe artist of the late Edo period. He is one of the most famous painters in the world.
In his life time he produced over 30,000 works depicting all things in the forest. This painting is one of a collection of Fuji prints by Katsushika Hokusai called Thirty-Six Views of Mount Fuji (Fugaku sanjurokkei)
Sakura & Hokusai Chopsticks Set
Wakasa nuri, a traditional craft with a 400-year history
Japanese traditions and culture handed down from generation to generation in Obama city, and a passion for skilled craftsmanship and manufacturing.
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Obama City in Fukui Prefecture, Japan
Designated as a “land of divine offerings,” Wakasa Obama has supported the capital's food culture by sending salt and marine products to the capital since ancient times. In the olden days, Wakasa Obama was also the largest hub between the sea road leading from the mainland and the land road leading to the capital. This bustling townscape of the past, the area's abundant nature, and rich culture including food and rituals that have been handed down from generation to generation still exist today.
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