Shunga painting - LoversShunga painting - Lovers
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Shunga painting in the style of Terasaki (Terazaki) Kôgyô (1866-1919)

Tightly embraced lovers of the Meiji period, the woman is dressed like a nurse, the man is wearing an uniform.

Painting with ink and mineral colours on silk with a light green primer.

Date: about 1900

Size: ca. 20,5 x 25,5 cm

Nice painting from about 1900, probably a sketch for a Chûban colour woodblock print. Silk partly somewhat worn.