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The Sea Monk (ca. 1845)

- March 30, 2016 in japanese folklore, Jobs, sailors, sea monk, ukiyo-e, Umi Bozu, Umibōzu, Utagawa Kuniyoshi, woodblock

A woodblock print, by the late Edo period artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi, illustrating the story of an encounter with the Sea Monk or Umibozu, a spirit in Japanese folklore.

The Sea Monk (ca. 1845)

- March 30, 2016 in japanese folklore, Jobs, sailors, sea monk, ukiyo-e, Umi Bozu, Umibōzu, Utagawa Kuniyoshi, woodblock

A woodblock print, by the late Edo period artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi, illustrating the story of an encounter with the Sea Monk or Umibozu, a spirit in Japanese folklore.