36 ghosts 25 by Yoshitoshi The sago palm has been imported. It complains about the cold each night. The samurai observes the tree and confirms the loud voice. His master orders to cut it down, but it hates the plan and starts walking. The palm strolls southwards, people say.
Ichikawa Danjuro V in a Shibaraku Performance Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812) Period: Edo period (1615–1868) Date: ca. 1789 Culture: Japan Medium: Polychrome woodblock print; ink and color on paper