Kunisada (attrib.) -- "Under the Covers"

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Artist Kunisada (attrib.) (1786-1865)
Title "Under the Covers" (given name)
Date ca1830's/40's
Series na
Publisher Privately printed.
Seal, Carver/Printer na
Image Size 3 1/2 x 4 3/4 ("koban yoko-e")
Impression Very Fine, "surimono" quality. Extensive, deep "gauffrage" to outlines of bodies and pattern of bedding; light "burnishing" to black areas; crisp "key-lines," very highly detailed carving.
Condition Excellent. Excellent colors. (Slight wear; few backing remnants.)
Reference/Illus na
Comments Two lovers under the covers. A wonderful "shunga" print in exceptional condition.
Item # BG-379
Price $175 (Sold)