Attributed to Utagawa Kunisada, Toyokuni III, 1786-1865
Comparison of Flowers of the Stations: Yoshiwara
(Iro Kurabe Hana No Miyakoji: Yoshiwara)
a woman wearing purple is fondled by her lover in a grove of trees, with metallic printing on her collar and hem, and blind printing on his arm and her legs, ca. 1840s
koban yoko-e 3 1/2 by 4 3/4 in., 9 by 12.2 cm
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Scholten Japanese Art
145 West 58th Street, suite 6D
New York, New York 10019
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