Tokyo Catfish Ōnamazu | Limited Edition | 50 x 70 cm illustration


This was created after a trip to Tokyo just before the pandemic kicked off. In Japanese mythology earthquakes are caused by a giant catfish called Ōnamazu who lies in the mud under the islands and is kept restrained. Sometimes he gets free and thrashes about causing violent earthquakes. At least he didn’t throw his toys out of the pram while i was there…..

Illustration Size & Delivery Information

This illustration is a gicleé print, sized 50 x 50 cm limited edition print and is signed and numbered by the artist Dermot Flynn. Gicleé prints use pigment based inks which are favoured for their long lasting qualities

Dermot’s illustrations are printed on Hahnemuhle PhotoRag 308gsm, a Museum Quality archival paper. They are sold unframed and shipped in a protective cardboard tube with a certificate of authenticity. Shipping can be calculated in your Cart after selecting your illustration choices and location.