Miscellaneous shunga prints

 

Series: None

Title: Illustrations of All Secret Countries (Ban inkoku no zu)

or Picture of an Honest Man (Maninkoku no zu)

Shagan: 20.31, page 354 (listed as Utagawa Kuniyoshi?)

Description:

Date: c. 1823-1826

Size: Double ban, about 45 x 56 cm (17 x 22 in.)

Publisher: No seal

 

NOTE: This unsigned print is generally attributed to Kuniyoshi.

Series: None

Title: Raccoon Dog and Foxes at Play (Tanuki to kitsune no asobi, 狸ト狐の遊び)

Description: Raccoon dog and foxes having a picnic on the formers giant scrotum

Date: c. 1842

Publisher: Suruga-ya Sakujir

Series: Beauty of Facial Expression (Hyjybi)

Title: None

Description: Woman in ecstasy

Date: c. 1846

Size: Chban (about 10 by 7 inches or 25 by 18 centimeters)

Publisher: No seal

Series: Aueyama

Shagan: 8.23, page 155

Date: 1831

Size: Hanshi-bon (each page of book approximately 8 by 61/3 inches or 22 by 16 cm)|

Series: Makura kagami (Erotic mirror, 満具羅鏡)

Shirakura: 90

Date: 1832

Size:

Series: Makura kagami (Erotic mirror, 満具羅鏡)

Shirakura: 91

Date: 1832

Size:

Series: Kabuto kunki (Kabuto War Chronicles, 兜軍記)

Shirakura: 161

Date: 1844

Size: ban (about 10 by 14 inches or 25 by 36 centimeters)

Series: Fry musha hakke (Eight Fashionable Warriors)

Shagan: 16.52, page 285 (listed as Utagawa Kuniyoshi?)

Date: 1840s

Size: Koban (about 3 by 4 inches or 9 by 12 centimeters)

 

NOTE: This unsigned print has been attributed to Kuniyoshi.

Series: Untitled folding album (orihon)

Date: c. 1850

 

NOTE: The last page in this folding album of eight pictures is signed with Kuniyoshis pseudonym Hodoyoshi.

Series: Untitled folding album (orihon)

Date: c. 1850

Series: None

Title: Picture of War on a Mattress (Shitone gassen no zu, 褥合戰之圖)

Shagan: 25.29, page 428

Description:

Date: 1827

Size: Double ban, about 45 x 56 cm (17 x 22 in.)

Series: Koi no minato-nygo no shimada (The Harbor of Love on the Island of Women)

Shagan: 6.3, page 119

Date: 1830

Size: Chban (each page of book approximately 7 by 4 inches or 17.5 by 12 centimeters)

Series: Koi no minato-nygo no shimada (The Harbor of Love on the Island of Women)

Date: 1830

Size: Chban (each page of book approximately 7 by 4 inches or 17.5 by 12 centimeters)

Series: Karine no yuma (Dreams while Napping, 仮寝の夢)

Shagan: 4.7, pages 82-83

Date: 1836

Size: Hanshi-bon (each page of book approximately 8 by 61/3 inches or 22 by 16 cm)|

Shirakura refers to page numbers in Japanese Shunga of Kuniyoshi by Yoshihiko Shirakura, 2012, Heibonsha Ltd., Tokyo.

Shagan refers to listing in Japanese Erotic Art by Ofer Shagan, 2013, Thames & Hudson, London.

 

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