Meiji period woodblock reprint enpon 艶 本 (shunga book) - Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861) - "Tosei komon cho" 当世小紋帳, vol. 1 - Meiji period (1868-1912)

Description
Meiji period woodblock reprint enpon 艶 本 (shunga book) - Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861) - "Tosei komon cho" 当世小紋帳, vol. 1 - Meiji period (1868-1912)
Good condition, see description

Meiji-period woodblock reprint enpon 艶本 (shunga book) - Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861) - "Tosei komon cho" 当世小紋帳, vol. 1 - Meiji period (1868-1912)

This gorgeous Shunga book is a reissue from the Meiji period of Volume 3 of The Smile of a Flower (Hana no Egao) series. The series showed a classic depiction of different stages of couples making love, The images show intimate moments shared between lovers with earnestness as well as humour.
Edo-prints of this series are extremely rare, and that's why this reissue from the Meiji-period is a great way to collect the series in a more affordable manner.

The book consists of 30 pages with 7 double pages, see photos!!!

Condition: Very good, considering its age and how often it's been used.

The book will be packaged with care and shipped by registered post, with Bpost Tracking.

Lot details
Object
Meiji period woodblock reprint enpon 艶 本 (shunga book)
Material
Paper
Period
Meiji period (1868-1912)
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Artist/ Maker
Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)
Attribution
Reprint
Theme/ depiction
Shunga
Title of artwork
"Tosei komon cho" 当世小紋帳, vol. 1
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
235×170×10 mm
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