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This image reminded me of something, and a quick googling revealed this: http://gegegenokitaro.wikia.com/wiki/Miage-Ny%C5%ABd%C5%8D. While not an exact replica, perhaps Aobozu was an influence for this GeGeGe no Kitaro character? Thought this should be discussed before adding it to the article.