Japanese Cat-Witch Metal Bookmark
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In 19th Century Japan there was a folk tale about a cat-witch of Okabe who prayed on young girls who came to the temple in the late evening. This print by Yoshifuji creates the witch by assembling individual cats. the eyes being two bells that are usually found round cats’ necks and the mouth a thick ribbon as worn by cats.
Finish: Solid brass, electro-plated with non-tarnishing silver finish, giclee print
Dimensions: Approx. 1.75" W x 2" L (Packaged in an Acetate Sleeve with Provenance Card)