Hokusai: A Graphic Biography

March 26, 2021|
Hokusai: A Graphic Biography by Giuseppe Lantazi
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A stunning visual biography of one of Japan''s most famous historical artists, this book beautifully illustrates the story of Katsushika Hokusai.

Enter the world of Katsushika Hokusai – the enigmatic creator of Japanese art''s all-time most iconic image. This vivid graphic biography tells the story of Hokusai''s intriguing life and pioneering works, details the fascinating historical context of Edo-era Japan, and explains how Hokusai forged an image of his country that still resonates across the world today.

Telling the story of both his eccentric (and incredibly productive) life – while simultaneously painting a fascination picture of his wider cultural legacy, this book is ideal for both those new to Hokusai''s work – and his biggest fans. Those who enjoyedBasquiat: A Graphic Novel by Paolo Parisi orPollock Confidential: A Graphic Novel by Onofrio Catacchio should look at this too.
Francesco Matteuzzi is a journalist, screenwriter, editor and author of children''s books. His graphic books include a biography of Anna Politkovskaja.Giuseppe Latanza is a cartoonist and illustrator, who has been a professor at Graphite-School of Graphics and Comics since 2012.
Title:Hokusai: A Graphic Biography
Product dimensions:128 pages, 9.7 X 6.95 X 0.8 in
Shipping dimensions:128 pages, 9.7 X 6.95 X 0.8 in
Published:March 26, 2021
Publisher:Laurence King
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781786278937

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