KORYŪSAI (1735–1790) Lovers at the mirror.
Artist: Isoda Koryūsai (1735–1790)
Subject: Two lovers in a room, the man looking at the mirror..
Series: Shikido torikumi juniban (Twelve Bouts in the Way of Love).
Signature: Unsigned as all prints in the series and most of shunga prints.
Date: ca. 1777
Size: Oban yoko-e, 25x38 cm
Medium: Woodblock color print.
Remarks: Another impression is illustrated in Inge Klompmakers, Japanese erotic prints:shunga by Harunobu and Koryusai, Leiden 2001.
Conditions: A large untrimmed print. No centre fold. Binding holes restored on right margin. Very good impression, colour and conditions.
Item no: E 111
Price: Euro 2500