天国と地獄 / T. Yoshioka.

Tengoku to jigoku / T. Yoshioka.

Artist
Yoshioka, T. (Painter) [Browse]
Format
Visual material
Language
Japanese
Published/​Created
[Japan] : [T. Yoshioka], 1952.
Description
11 paintings : color ; 28 x 39 cm

Details

Subject(s)
Annotator
Donor
Former owner
Library of Congress genre
Summary note
Original artwork of a kamishibai story set in Japan, adapted from the story of Zacchaeus, a tax collector, in Luke 19 in the New Testament of the Bible.
Notes
  • Title in translation: "Heaven and hell"
  • Handwritten by J. Karl Notehelfer on upper-left corner of cover: Tenkoku to shikoku; Zachäus.
  • Numbering of sequence on lower-right corner of each card, except cover.
  • In translucent paper envelope, except for cover.
  • 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)
  • Heaven and hell
  • Zachäus
Other views
Staff view

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