Kuniyoshi - Lovers
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Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1798-1861) ascribed to
Nearly nude couple in love. Several crumpled up handkerchiefs testify a long lasting loveplay.
Date: Edo, about 1840
Size: 25,5 x 34 cm (double-page from a book)
Very good impression, nice and fresh colours, printed with metal pigments. Pages originally put together at centrefold. Just a tiny bit soiled and worn at lower margin, otherwise very good condition.
Nice large-figure depiction, from an unidentified work relating to the Tale of Genji.