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Postby katafei » Sun 09.16.2012 11:34 am

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This face reminds me of a (famous?) Japanese picture and I'm trying to find it online.
So far, unsuccessfully ...
Does anyone here know which painting I'm referring to?
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Re: traditional face

Postby NileCat » Sun 09.16.2012 12:08 pm

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Re: traditional face

Postby katafei » Sun 09.16.2012 12:15 pm

In that order .... I've looked at a zillion, but it's not quite the one I'm thinking of ..... :?
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Re: traditional face

Postby NileCat » Sun 09.16.2012 12:34 pm

Not this sort?
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Re: traditional face

Postby katafei » Sun 09.16.2012 12:37 pm

LOl, no, but it's great!!
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Re: traditional face

Postby phreadom » Sun 09.16.2012 4:22 pm

Something like this?

Mangajin_01_p00.jpg


Is it some sort of ukiyo-e image you're thinking of, or something else?

Maybe this one?

Masterworks_of_Ukiyo-e_Sharake_Box_Cover.jpg
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Re: traditional face

Postby NileCat » Sun 09.16.2012 7:06 pm

Or, this order by any chance?
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Re: traditional face

Postby nonoriko » Sun 06.08.2014 1:52 am

Hahah. I'm sure there are loads of faces like that :)
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