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Sugoroku Magic – Jiraiya

A series of magicians and ghosts all taken from squares on a nineteenth century sugoroku board by the artist Kunichika Continue reading

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A birthday wave to Hokusai

We can’t let this month go by without acknowledging the 250th birthday of Katsushika Hokusai. He’s probably the most reproduced of all Japanese artists and you can find his Great Wave at Kanagawa in everything from posters to shoes and … Continue reading

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