Japanese artist Katsushika Hokusai died #onthisday in 1849.

He lived into his 90th year, and believed that the older he got the greater his art would become. These scenes are from his famous series ‘Thirty-Six Views of Mt. Fuji’ (via @britishmuseum)

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