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Tsurube otoshi

釣瓶落とし つるべおとし Translation: dropping like a well bucket Habitat: heavily wooded areas; particularly coniferous trees Diet: carnivorous; large ones prefer humans, crushed or mashed Appearance: Tsurube otoshi are a...

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Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861), tengu, detail 1 Japanese Art Modern, Japanese Drawings, Japanese Artwork, Japanese Tattoo Art, Japanese Painting, Japanese Prints, Japanese Culture, Japan Illustration, Chinese Prints

Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861), tengu, detail 1

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Kappa- a giant Japanese river monster. I'd you encounter this monster, bow deeply- a kappa is obliged to bow in return, thus spilling the life force stored in a hollow on top of it's head. Weird Creatures, Fantasy Creatures, Mythical Creatures, Japanese Folklore, Japanese Art, Lago Ness, Ancient Aliens, Ancient Demons, Japanese Monster

Seven mysterious creatures of Japan

Kappa (river imps) have appeared in countless stories and folk legends for centuries, and they rank among Japan's most well-known cryptids. While most people nowadays regard the amphibious child-sized troublemakers as pure myth, stories of kappa encounters still crop up from time to time.

Untitled (Shunga Ghost Print) by Utagawa Kuniyoshi mid century. Japan Illustration, Japanese Drawings, Japanese Prints, Tattoo Japanese, Ancient Myths, Kuniyoshi, Spring Pictures, Japan Art, Woodblock Print

Kuniyoshi's Excellent Erotic Ghost Series Featuring Phallus and Vulva-Shaped Demons (P1)

In this magnificent series called 'Ghost Stories: Night Procession of the Hundred Demons', Kuniyoshi (1797-1861) displays his comic genius like no other.

Masami Teraoka Wave Series Giant Octopus & Tattooed Woman at Kaneoche Bay Japanese Drawings, Japanese Artwork, Japanese Painting, Japanese Prints, Japan Illustration, Arte Indie, Motif Art Deco, Carpe Koi, Octopus Tattoos


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Japanese monster w/ ray-gun and flying saucers. Totems, Church Of The Subgenius, Pseudo Science, Japanese Monster, Scary Monsters, Retro Futurism, Sci Fi Art, Mythical Creatures, Comic Books Art

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Kappa - monster of Japanese folklore. Lives in rivers and ponds, waiting to drown those who cross its path. Folklore Japonais, Art Japonais, Japanese Illustration, Illustration Art, Kappa Monster, Art Occidental, Japanese Monster, Art Asiatique, Legendary Creature

Kappa (folklore) - Wikipedia

Kappa - Japanese mythological creature derived from the giant salamander

The Lonely House at Adachigahara in Oshu, 1885 by Yoshitoshi - Japanese Prints, Japanese Art, Japanese Culture, Japanese Monster Movies, Japanese Horror, Samurai, Japanese Painting, Old Art, Museum Of Fine Arts

Japanese Woodblock Prints and Decorative Arts

The Lonely House at Adachigahara in Oshu, 1885 by Yoshitoshi (1839 - 1892)