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The Mansion of the Plates (Sara yashiki), from the series "One Hundred Ghost Tales (Hyaku monogatari)"

A color wood block print of a human ghost head with long black hair and blue/white plates for a spine, emerging out of a broken barrel shape
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  • A color wood block print of a human ghost head with long black hair and blue/white plates for a spine, emerging out of a broken barrel shape

Date:

1831/32

Artist:

Katsushika Hokusai 葛飾 北斎
Japanese, 1760-1849

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Artist

Katsushika Hokusai

Title

The Mansion of the Plates (Sara yashiki), from the series "One Hundred Ghost Tales (Hyaku monogatari)"

Origin

Japan

Date

1831–1832

Medium

Color woodblock print, chuban

Dimensions

25.5 × 18.6 cm

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1943.604

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