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No. 12 from the erotic series The Amorous Adventures of Mane'emon (Fûryû enshoku Mane'emon)

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A revamped erotic print with the genitalia removed.

Signed

Harunobu ga (added later)

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1769–70 (Meiwa 6–7)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #440; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 508

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 20.3 x 27.3 cm (8 x 10 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.4644

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints