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Obuse Town, located in north-east of Nagano Prefecture, has a population of ten thousand in which lots of merchants thrived in Edo Era, 1603-1867. Thanks to their supports for art. many artists tied up with Obuse. Katsushika Hokusai, The Giant of Ukiyoe, is a good example. We can see his works. We learn his achievement in Hokusai Museum here Obuse. And one more selling point is that Obuse is a famous product area for chestnuts. We enjoy various sweets and confections here. Obuse.

Obuse Town

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Katsushika Hokusai, The Giant of Ukiyoe Printing, often visited this town. He was not only the first runner of Ukiyoe-World but also a great painter. We can see his paintings here. And the museum dedicated him is amazing !

Katsushika Hokusai, The Giant of Ukiyoe Printing, often visited this town. He was not only the first runner of Ukiyoe-World but also a great painter. We can see his paintings here. And the museum dedicated him is amazing !

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