Japanese LEGO Master Recreates Hokusai's 'The Great Wave off Kanagawa'
Certified LEGO Ace Jumpei Mitsui has fair revealed his most recent brick-masterpiece. Taking it back to the Edo-period of Japan, the craftsman reproduced Hokusai‘s Ukiyo-e print The Incredible Wave off Kanagawa in wonderful square form. In extraordinary detail, the mammoth wave with a claw-like peak can be seen in blue and white because it approaches three wooden boats with Mount Fuji within the background. Because it was made with LEGO bricks, the whole piece of work is three-dimensional and can be acknowledged from all angles. Those in Japan can see the work on show in individual at the HANKYU BRICK Gallery in Osaka.