fl. ca. 1764-1789
from an untitled series (with some sheets signed); a tender moment with a couple on a red futon, they kiss as he holds her face gently and pulls him closer, they are protected by a folding screen decorated with an ink painting of willow, a tobacco set is placed nearby, ca. 1770-71
chuban yoko-e 7 1/4 by 9 7/8 in., 18.5 by 25 cm
Highlights of Japanese Printmaking Part 4: Shunga, Scholten Japanese Art, 2014, cat. no. 19
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