Utagawa School -- "Large Shunga #J"

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Artist Utagawa School (unsigned)
Title Utagawa School -- "Large Shunga #J"
Date Late-Meiji to Tasiho Period (ca1900/20's)
Series na
Publisher Privately printed.
Seal, Carver/Printer na
Image Size 7 1/8 x 10 1/4 ("chuban").
Impression Very Fine. Nice "bokashi" shading; extensive "gauffrage" (embossing) to body areas and sexual organs; very highly detailed carving of hair-lines, crisp line-work.
(VIEW representative verso "bleed-through.")
Condition Nearly Excellent. Fresh colors.
Full original margins.
(Very light wear; few faint soils to margins; slight toning.)
Reference/Illus na
Comments A colorful late-Meiji/Tasiho period "shunga" print. Unsigned--as is often typical due to censorship laws. Very clean for "shunga."
Item # DG-820
Price $175 (Sold/AH)