At the online Library of the Japanese Diet:
images of antique natural history illustrations
NATURAL HISTORY IN JAPAN: Tortoises
Edo (江戸時代) a/k/a Tokugawa period (徳川時代) 1603 - 1868
Turtle Hybrid by Calvin Ma
Part of me didn’t want to post this because this intricately detailed wereturtle-like hybrid is-a creeping me out, mang. But then I thought you all should be subjected to it too. The I Like Turtles Kid: “I’m not sure how I feel about this”.
金魚づくし たまやたまや: KINGYO ZUKUSHI TAMAYA TAMAYA: Sales ad of soap bubble by goldfish KUNIYOSHI UTAGAWA 1798-1861 Last of Edo Period