Kunisada -- "Shunga #FF"

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Artist After Kunisada
Title "Shunga #FF"
Date Early Showa Period, 1931
Series na
Publisher Bijutsusha
(Tokyo, active 1920/30's)
Seal, Carver/Printer na
Image Size 9 x 10
Impression Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading; extensive "gauffrage" (embossing) to kimono, body areas, multiple hair-pins, and decorative outer border area; highly detailed carving of hair-lines; crisp line-work.
Condition Very Good+++.
Strong fresh colors.
Full original margins.
(Slight toning; faint spotting; few scattered marks.)
Reference/Illus na
Comments A colorful early-Showa period "shunga" print. Highly detailed and exquisitely printed--with decorative "window format" design.
Quite clean for "shunga."
Item # EG-190
Price $170