This Hokusai and Hiroshige: Great Japanese Prints from the James A. Michener Collection video also includes:
Two of Japan's most famous ukiyo-e painters and printmakers from the Endo Period, Katsushika Hokusai and Utagawa Hiroshige, are featured in a short video narrated by Wendy Tokuda. Background information about the artists and the unique features in their works are noted.
- The 11:42 minute video, a part of a series of resources examining Japanese art and artists, is an overview of the 1998 exhibition held at the San Francisco Asian Art Museum
- The video assumes viewers have some knowledge of woodblock printing methods
- The commentary provides a context for the works
- Images include famous and lesser-known works