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Study of wading bird.

From Documents japonais (Japanese art documents), by Charles Gillot, Paris, 188?

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Study of wading bird.

From Documents japonais (Japanese art documents), by Charles Gillot, Paris, 188?

(Source: archive.org)

Thursday, February 6, 2014
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Suicide.

Utagawa Kuniyoshi, from Documents japonais (Japanese art documents), by Charles Gillot, Paris, 188?

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Suicide.

Utagawa Kuniyoshi, from Documents japonais (Japanese art documents), by Charles Gillot, Paris, 188?

(Source: archive.org)

Thursday, February 6, 2014
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Temptation of Buddha.

Hokusai, from Documents japonais (Japanese art documents), by Charles Gillot, Paris, 188?

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Temptation of Buddha.

Hokusai, from Documents japonais (Japanese art documents), by Charles Gillot, Paris, 188?

(Source: archive.org)

Thursday, February 6, 2014
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The jackal […] opened his bundle of betel-leaves, put some into his mouth, and began chewing them.

Warwick Goble, from Folk-tales of Bengal, by Lal Behari Day, London, 1912.

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The jackal […] opened his bundle of betel-leaves, put some into his mouth, and began chewing them.

Warwick Goble, from Folk-tales of Bengal, by Lal Behari Day, London, 1912.

(Source: archive.org)

Friday, January 3, 2014
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Coming up to the surface they climbed into the boat.

Warwick Goble, from Folk-tales of Bengal, by Lal Behari Day, London, 1912.

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Coming up to the surface they climbed into the boat.

Warwick Goble, from Folk-tales of Bengal, by Lal Behari Day, London, 1912.

(Source: archive.org)

Friday, January 3, 2014
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What princess ever puts only one ruby in her hair?

Warwick Goble, from Folk-tales of Bengal, by Lal Behari Day, London, 1912.

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What princess ever puts only one ruby in her hair?

Warwick Goble, from Folk-tales of Bengal, by Lal Behari Day, London, 1912.

(Source: archive.org)

Friday, January 3, 2014
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 A great many ghosts rushed towards the Brahman.

Warwick Goble, from Folk-tales of Bengal, by Lal Behari Day, London, 1912.

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A great many ghosts rushed towards the Brahman.

Warwick Goble, from Folk-tales of Bengal, by Lal Behari Day, London, 1912.

(Source: archive.org)

Thursday, January 2, 2014
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She brushed by a Sankchinni.

Warwick Goble, from Folk-tales of Bengal, by Lal Behari Day, London, 1912.

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She brushed by a Sankchinni.

Warwick Goble, from Folk-tales of Bengal, by Lal Behari Day, London, 1912.

(Source: archive.org)

Thursday, January 2, 2014