Original shunga woodblock print double-page illustration - Utagawa Kunisada (1786-1865) - From the album "Shiki no nagame" 色の詠 (In Praise of Love), vol 3 - Japan - 1829 (Bunsei 12)

Description
Original shunga woodblock print double-page illustration - Utagawa Kunisada (1786-1865) - From the album "Shiki no nagame" 色の詠 (In Praise of Love), vol 3 - Japan - 1829 (Bunsei 12)
Reasonable condition, see description

Original shunga woodblock print double-page illustration - Utagawa Kunisada (1786–1865) - From the album 'Shiki no nagame' 色の詠 (In Praise of Love), vol 3 - Japan - 1829 (Bunsei 12)

Shiki no nagame, In praise of love in the four seasons.

Spring, summer, fall and winter expectations of the 4 seasons.
A tattooed bully having sex with a woman, while looking at a passing group of geese.

2 actor's prints on the wall.

Shunga print design by Utagawa Kunisada 1786–1865.

Paper format: 245 x 335 Image format: 225 x 325

In bad condition. Various restorations and with a worn bottom edge and backing.

Dated: 1829

For documentation, see: Japanese Erotic Art by Ofen Shagan.

See Pulverer Collection, Freer|Sackler Galleries, Smithsonian Institution: https://pulverer.si.edu/node/581/title/3

Will be shipped registered and insured, in sturdy and good packaging.

Lot details
Object
Original shunga woodblock print double-page illustration
Technique
Nishikie (brocade) polychrome woodblock printing
Material
Paper
Period
1829 (Bunsei 12)
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Artist/ Maker
Utagawa Kunisada (1786-1865)
Attribution
Original
Theme/ depiction
shunga
Decor/ ware
nishiki-e
Title of artwork
From the album "Shiki no nagame" 色の詠 (In Praise of Love), vol 3
Condition
Reasonable condition, see description
Dimensions
245×335×0 mm
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