“A large burlesque surrealistic scene depicting various activities.”
In the center of the panel a female is disarming a male attacker while holding him in an armlock. She is supported by another woman who is holding a lantern for visibility. The observing intimate couple on the cloud is accompanied by a Foo Dog (Chinese guardian dog).
p.18/19 (Fig.5) in ‘Encyclopedia of Japanese Erotic Art: Shunga (Vol. 1) by Ofer Shagan.
p.28 (Fig.12) and p.46 (Fig.54) in ‘Japanese Erotic Art, The Hidden World of Shunga’ by Ofer Shagan.
Antique Japanese color woodblock. Shunga (Erotic print).