Toshikata -- "Shunga #A"

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Artist Toshikata MIZUNO (attrib.)
Title "Shunga #A"
Date ca1880's/90's
Series na
Publisher Privately printed.
Seal, Carver/Printer unsigned
(typical of many "shunga")
Image Size 6 5/8 x 9 3/4
Impression Very Fine.
Nicely executed "bokashi" shading; light "gauffrage"
(embossing) to man's kimono; shiny mica highlights to background area. Crisp "key-lines," very highly detailed carving.
Condition Nearly Excellent.
Fresh, strong colors. Retains loose original backing. (Vertical centerfold; very slight wear--otherwise flawless.)
Reference/Illus na
Comments Highly detailed and colorful "shunga" scene.
Very clean for "shunga."
Guaranteed original.
Item # EG-203
Price $175 (Sold/CL)