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.
Good impressions, colours still good, backed.
Size : chuban Yoko-e
Date : ca. 1790's
Utamaro is famous for his sūnga-prints.
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- Original shunga woodblock print double-page illustration
- Nishikie (brocade) polychrome woodblock printing
- Mulberry paper
- ca 1790
- Region/ Country of origin
- Artist/ Maker
- Kitagawa Utamaro (1753-1806)
- Theme/ depiction
- Title of artwork
- Lovers under a quilt, at right a sleeping geisha
- Good condition, see description
- 0×17.5×27 cm