Original shunga woodblock print double-page illustration - Kitagawa Utamaro (1753-1806) - Lovers under a quilt, at right a sleeping geisha - Japan - ca 1790

Description
Original shunga woodblock print double-page illustration - Kitagawa Utamaro (1753-1806) - Lovers under a quilt, at right a sleeping geisha - Japan - ca 1790
Good condition, see description

Original shunga woodblock print double-page illustration - Kitagawa Utamaro (1753-1806) - Lovers under a quilt, at right a sleeping geisha - Japan - ca 1790

Original Woodblock print : Shunga / Edō /Kitagawa Utamaro (1753-1806)

Auctioned at LEMPERTZ auction house, Köln June 9, 2017
See See https://www.lempertz.com/de/kataloge/lot/1092-1/220.html

A double page colour illustration from an unidentified illustrated erotic book.
Unsigned. (7)

Good impressions, colours still good, backed.

Size : chuban Yoko-e

Date : ca. 1790's

Utamaro is famous for his sūnga-prints.

Sent with track&trace

Lot details
Object
Original shunga woodblock print double-page illustration
Technique
Nishikie (brocade) polychrome woodblock printing
Material
Mulberry paper
Period
ca 1790
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Artist/ Maker
Kitagawa Utamaro (1753-1806)
Theme/ depiction
Shunga
Title of artwork
Lovers under a quilt, at right a sleeping geisha
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
0×17.5×27 cm
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