Offshore from Kanagawa/Beneath the wave (I)

Coloured by Alex Burda, 2020.

Media: water-based coloured and white ink on paper.
Tools: fine-liners, fibre-tip pens and pen brushes.

Based on a ca. 1830–32 print version of 富嶽三十六景 神奈川沖浪裏 (Fugaku Sanjūrokkei/Kanagawa oki/nami ura – Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji/Offshore from Kanagawa/Beneath the wave), woodblock ukiyo-e (浮世絵) art by Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849).

Blank colouring illustration from Japanese art to color in: Katsushika Hokusai, by Fredériqué Cassegrain, Octopus Books publisher, 2016.

Frame from Kon Art.