“An extraordinary design in which a couple are entangled in a foreplay ! These kind of shunga designs are very uncommon !”
Reference:p.136 (Ill.135) in 'Shunga, the Erotic Art of Japan' by M. Fagioli.
See p893 for more information on Kunisada's excellent series 'Shunka shuto shiki no nagame' !!
This design comes from Kunisada's series: 'Shunka shuto shiki no nagame' (Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter: Prospects for the Four Seasons) and is today his most valued work in shunga!
Original antique Japanese color woodblock. Shunga (Erotic picture).