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“A violent intruder (samurai) runs amok in a brothel. He threatens the woman with his sword, while keeping her in check with his arm and knee. In the consternation the large folding screen falls on the elderly servant.”
Artist: Utagawa Kunitora (1804-1740).
Series: 'Fashionable Men of the Zodiac Year (Imayo toshi-otoko)'
Size: 10 2/3" x 8 1/2" inches.
Impression: Fine (with wonderful use of metallic pigments)
Color: Very good
Condition: Very good (Very minor wear and soiling, marks and flaws.)
Reference: p.429 (Fig.34) in ‘Japanese Erotic Art: The Hidden World of Shunga’ by Ofer Shagan
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