Original shunga woodblock print double-page illustration - Mulberry paper - Kitagawa Utamaro (1753-1806) - Couple making love next to a koto - From the book "Ehon takaragura" 艶本多歌羅久良 - Japan - ca 1800 (Late Edo period)

Description
Original shunga woodblock print double-page illustration - Mulberry paper - Kitagawa Utamaro (1753-1806) - Couple making love next to a koto - From the book "Ehon takaragura" 艶本多歌羅久良 - Japan - ca 1800 (Late Edo period)
Good condition, see description - 0×21.5×26.5 cm

Original shunga woodblock print double-page illustration - Kitagawa Utamaro (1753-1806) - Couple making love next to a koto - From the book "Ehon takaragura" 艶本多歌羅久良 - Japan - ca 1800 (Late Edo period)

Good impressions, colours still good

Format : Chuban
A double page colour illustration from "Ehon takaragura" ( Treasure house of love)
See : Winzinger : schatzkammer der liebe ( bibliophilen Taschen Bücher nr. 201)
Publ. : Harenberg 1980, Dortmund.

Utamaro is famous for his Shunga-prints.

Sent with track&trace.

Lot details
Object
Original shunga woodblock print double-page illustration
Technique
Nishiki-e (brocade) polychrome woodblock printing
Material
Mulberry paper
Period
ca 1800 (Late Edo period)
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Artist/ Maker
Kitagawa Utamaro (1753-1806)
Title of artwork
Couple making love next to a koto - From the book "Ehon takaragura" 艶本多歌羅久良
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
0×21.5×26.5 cm
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