“Scary rape design that takes place between the rice straw piles.”
A discerning print from Utamaro’s acclaimed Hana fubuki-series.”
Illus.44 on p.66/67 in 'The Complete Ukiyo-e Shunga (Vol.18)' by Richard Lane and Yoshikazu Hayashi.
p.284/285 (Fig.153) in the book Shunga, Japanese Erotic Art by Shirakura Yoshihiko
Among the best shunga work Utamaro created !
Antique Japanese color woodblock. Shunga (Erotic print).