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Tunnel books, fox folklore
Old fox of Aoyama
Paper, watercolour
26 (W) x 18.5 (H) x 11 (D)

Old fox of Aoyama is an old tale which depicts a fox spirit that transforms itself into the form of a woman. The tale tells of a man who encounters a fox in the mountains. He is tricked by the fox and the story culminates in his death.

This work was made as part of the artist in residence program at Melbourne Athenaeum Library