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I Dream of Fuji

Rshah-Studio / I Dream of Fuji
I Dream of Fuji

Size : 35 4/5 × 45 7/10 in; 91 × 116 cm

Year : 2017

Price : SOLD

The Fuji Collection

The perfect symmetry of Mt. Fuji against the Japanese skyline is known to every artist.  A dormant volcano, a giver and taker of life – creator and destroyer with the power of a god.  Reverance given to “Fuji-San” by the Japanese people is an expression of love and respect represented in many historical and contemporary works, including Ukiyo-e, the art of Japanese Woodblock Printing.  After living in Japan for 6 years, I have also come to view this sacred mountain as a constant present in daily life as it greets me every morning and evening – always towering above as a Protector.  I strive to interpret these mystical interpretations of this mountain as inspired from this realization, as well as inspired by Hokusai’s Japanese Woodblock Prints.

Date:
March 12, 2018
Category:
Fuji Collection
Tags:
Artist, Collection, Drawings, Museum, Originals, Paintings, Prints