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Erotic Prints

The handscroll numbered RES.09.314.1 to .19 contains: Set of eleven hand-colored horizontal ôban prints by Sugimura Jihei; the print numbered 8 in the Izzard catalogue is missing. On the back of the first three prints, two double-page spreads from books, two horizontal chûban by Harunobu, and...

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Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Edo period, mid 1680s

Catalogue Raisonné

Sebastian Izzard sale cat. 12, no. 23

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban

Accession Number

RES.09.314

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints