Naman.

Artist
Yoshioka, T. (Painter) [Browse]
Format
Visual material
Language
Japanese
Published/​Created
[Japan] : [T. Yoshioka], [not after 1939?]
Description
10 paintings : color ; 27 x 40 cm mounted on cardboard

Details

Subject(s)
Annotator
Donor
Former owner
Library of Congress genre
Kamishibai plays [Browse]
Summary note
Original artwork of a kamishibai story based on Second Kings in the Old Testament of the Bible.
Notes
  • Handwritting on the brown-paper envelope: "Naman (11-20)"
  • Second half of the set only, without cover or pictures no. 1-10.
  • Numbering of sequence on the back of each card.
  • Handwriting on the back of picture no. 11: "2 Kings 5:1;" on back of picture no. 12: "2 Kings 5:3"
  • Commissioned by Reverend J. Karl Notehelfer (1899-1983), a German missionary who was in Japan since the 1920s. Used in Japanese Sunday Schools or with children's audiences.
With
With: a printout (2 pages) of annotations provided by Fred G. Notehelfer in 2013.
Source acquisition
Gift; Fred G. Notehelfer, son of J. Karl Notehelfer; 20140407.
Other title(s)
Naaman
Other views
Staff view

Supplementary Information