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Shunga, Fine Resized Woodblock Reprint - Kitagawa Utamaro (1753-1806) - A Couple of Lovers - first half of the 20th century

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Shunga, Fine Resized Woodblock Reprint - Kitagawa Utamaro (1753-1806) - A Couple of Lovers - first half of the 20th century

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Location: Japan
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Very good condition, see description

Object: Fine Resized Woodblock Reprint, Shunga (More lots)
Technique: Woodblock printing
Material: Washi paper
Period: first half of the 20th century
Region/ Country of origin: Japan
Artist/ Maker: Kitagawa Utamaro (1753-1806)
Attribution: Reprint
Theme/ depiction: Sexual Intercourse
Title of artwork: A Couple of Lovers
Condition: Very good condition, see description
Dimensions: 12.5×16×0 cm

Shunga, Fine Resized Woodblock Reprint - Kitagawa Utamaro (1753-1806) - A Couple of Lovers - first half of the 20th century

Refined and very detailed polychrome woodblock print with bright and perfectly preserved colors depicting a couple of lovers.

The work is a fine woodblock reprint dating back to the first half of the 20th century of a print by the artist Kitagawa Utamaro (喜多川歌麿).

The print on Japanese washi paper (和紙) is in very good general condition.

Size: 12.5 x 16 cm

The woodblock print will be well-packaged and shipped by registered mail with a tracking code.

Luigi Mascellino - Antique Dealer Permit No. 3032 - 9180 - 5220 authorized by the Tokyo Metropolitan Public Safety Commission

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Catawiki member since January 19, 2017, received 153 reviews in total (76 in last 12 months)

Feedback score: 98.7% (76 reviews)
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    Belle stampe, imballaggio professionale e venditore gentilissimo nell'assistenza, causa tempi "biblici" di consegna delle Poste Italiane. Complimenti ancora al sig. Luigi Mascellino
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    user-05b4403 October 17, 2019

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    Grazie mille per le Sue parole di apprezzamento. :)
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  • Todo perfecto según lo especificado en el lote

    user-e4bf3bf October 1, 2019

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    very good seller !! fast shipping
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    marcotos22 October 1, 2019

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    muito bem embalado... corresponde exactamente á descrição!
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    user-7f33537 September 27, 2019

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    It arrived very fast and was Packard very clean... It couldn't Being beter 10/10
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    264 September 26, 2019

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    Todo ok. Gracias
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    user-11548ce September 23, 2019

  • Todo perfecto según lo especificado en los lotes

    user-e4bf3bf September 19, 2019

  • Thank you for a nice print

    user-3e231a5 September 16, 2019

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    I just received the funny print.

    Domo arigato
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    georgesbigot September 13, 2019

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    Merci pour cette belle gravure, merci pour la qualité du paquet et de l’envoi
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    user-80028d2 September 12, 2019

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    Fatal. Al elevado precio de envío hay que sumar que el envio ha sido retenido en Barajas para pagar los impuestos y las tasas correspondientes. Con lo que es difícil ue pueda ser peor.
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    user-d5d6f88 September 10, 2019

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    We are very sorry that you experienced your purchase negatively. Unfortunately we cannot change the reality of the fact that we ship from a country that is on the other side of the world compared to Spain and, above all, we are not the editors of international customs legislation. We have tried to work diligently within the limits of what we can do. Best regards. Luigi Mascellino
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  • Good stuff will packaging thank you

    user-0bfde1c September 5, 2019

  • Fantastic colours, exactly as pictured! Perfectly protected packaging! Thank you!!

    user-1f26f45 September 2, 2019

  • Print arrived in good time as described

    DavidJSmith August 14, 2019

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    package well packed, tracking code, item exactly as described, bought earlier from this seller, highly recommended.
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    user-a6e17ee August 12, 2019

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    Er is hier vandaag niets bezorgd!

    Hoe zit dat?

    Op 10 Augustus 2019 toch verkregen via postwinkel; er was iets fout gegaan met de bezorger, die nooit bij mij aan de deur is geweest (ivm betalentaxes)
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    a-marius August 9, 2019

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    Dear a-marius,

    first of all let me point out that the "final delivery" indication does not come from us sellers or even from Catawiki. The "final delivery" indication comes from the postal service.

    Secondly, I give you the following links to track the package according to Japan Post (https://trackings.post.japanpost.jp/services/srv/sequenceNoSearch/?requestNo=&count=&moveIndividual.x=144&moveIndividual.y=16&moveIndividual=Tracking+by+serial+number&locale=en) and PostNL (https://www.internationalparceltracking.com/#/search).

    If the post tracking gives indications that differ from reality, the advice we give you is to contact the PostNL customer service and ask for clarification.

    That said, we remain at your disposal. If we can do something from here from Tokyo, let us know and we will be happy to cooperate.

    We await your news regarding shipment updates.

    Best regards.
    Luigi Mascellino
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    Mooie print!
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    Bidder1974 August 6, 2019

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    Belle gravure, merveilleusement emballée avec soin et précision
    Merci
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    user-80028d2 July 21, 2019

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    very good seller ! fast shipping
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    marcotos22 July 16, 2019

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    Belle estampe, envoi de qualité
    Merci
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    user-80028d2 July 7, 2019

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    delivered as promised, well packed and all paperwork included, excellent seller.
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    user-a6e17ee July 6, 2019

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    Pacco ben curato, tutto perfetto!!!
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    user-2d06b19 June 29, 2019

  • Received promptly and very well packed. Item just as described: many thanks!

    user-7022672 June 28, 2019

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    Reliable seller. Packaging and shipping were fine.
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    Ameo June 27, 2019

  • Excellent service, beautiful print, very well packed and very fast shipped. Perfect seller. Dziękuję bardzo:)

    user-1f0fea6 June 26, 2019

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