attrib. to Keisai Eisen, (1790-1848)
couple in an intimate embrace under a yellow and black futon
ca. 1810s
this design was most likely commissioned by a poetry club (rabbit seal)
koban (small format) 9.5 by 13.1 cm
Shunga: Japanese Erotic Art

Scholten Japanese Art is open Monday - Friday, and some Saturdays by appointment only

Contact Katherine Martin at
(212) 585-0474 or email
to schedule a visit between 11am and 4pm for no more than two individuals at a time.
In order to adhere to New York State guidelines visitors are asked to wear face masks and practice social distancing.

site last updated
July 31, 2020

Scholten Japanese Art
145 West 58th Street, suite 6D
New York, New York 10019
ph: (212) 585-0474
fx: (212) 585-0475