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Kohada Kohaiji Mitate Nyōbō Asaka Iwai Shijaku II (Ghost of Kobata Kohaiji)
  • Shunbaisai Hokuei
    active circa 1824–1837
    active: Japan
  • Kohada Kohaiji Mitate Nyōbō Asaka Iwai Shijaku II (Ghost of Kobata Kohaiji), circa 1831, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Hyaku Monogatari (100 Ghost Stories)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 377.82 x 254 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 7/8 x 10 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of H. Lee Turner
  • Not on display
  • 1968.0001.162
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Ghost of kobata keheiji in the form of a skeleton appears over a mosquito net. Woman in blue & white with red trim, sits in the center holding a scroll. Bottom ground is light green and upper wall is dark green with red polka dot top. The wall is a curtain being pushed down by a skeleton head. Black at TC.