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    Sale 2761

    Asian Art

    20 - 21 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 453

    Anonymous

    CIRCA 1775

    Price Realised  

    Anonymous
    Circa 1775
    A bookplate from un unidentified volume, showing a completely naked man making love to his partner for the night, half hidden by mosquito netting, fine impression, colour and condition, the body of the man is printed with a faint pink pigment which oxidizes


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    Literature

    Illustrated in Uhlenbeck and Winkel, Leiden, 2005, Japanese Erotic Fantasies. Sexual Imagery of the Edo period, pl. 21 (this impression).