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No. 20 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. MFA impressions: 21.4511 (altered), RES.09.318.18 (unaltered)

Signed

Unsigned

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; 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. #447; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 509

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 20.6 x 28 cm (8 1/8 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

21.4511

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints