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Original erotic Shunga attributed to the Utagawa school – Japan – ca. 1890

Lot reference 11072275
Original erotic Shunga attributed to the Utagawa school – Japan – ca. 1890

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In good condition, please see description.

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Shunga - woodcut attributed to the Utagawa (Toyoharu 歌川派) school, an important school for the production of erotic prints (shunga) in the Edo era.
Hiroshige, Kunisada, Kuniyoshi and Yoshitoshi were well-known Utagawa school students.


This shunga was made after the work of Utagawa Kunisada, "The Tale of Genji" or the (sex) life of Prince Genji.

The prince taking the courtesan in the missionary position.
She holds her legs wide open and up with one hand, and controls the tempo with the other hand on his neck.


No signature because of censorship.


Measurements:
18 cm x 12 cm

Condition: good

Minor folding lines, creases and stains, beautiful colours and details, charming finish.


Origin:
Japan, ca. 1890, Edo era

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    Good packaging! Fast shipping ! Thanks

    leonhauser October 18, 2017

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    Fast shipping in solid envelop! Thanks

    leonhauser October 18, 2017

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    Good packaging and fast shipping of items

    leonhauser October 18, 2017

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    Great collectors item, smooth transaction, very well packed.

    lightshine October 14, 2017

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    Absoluut UITSTEKEND !!

    NicWill October 13, 2017

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