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    Sale 7582

    Japanese Art and Design

    14 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 255

    Isoda Koryusai (act. c. 1768-1784)

    ISODA KORYUSAI (ACT. C. 1768-1784)

    Price Realised  

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    Isoda Koryusai (act. c. 1768-1784)
    From the series Shikido torikumi juniban [Twelve Holds of Love], circa 1775-77, showing a young man and his partner on a futon, fine impression, colour and condition
    Oban yoko-e


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    For a similar example see Kobayashi and Asano, Ukiyo-e soroimono [Pillow Pictures: Ukiyo-e Series], (Tokyo, 1995), vol. 2, p. 35; and Klompmakers, Japanese Erotic Prints: Shunga by Harunobu and Koryusai, (Leiden, 2001), E10.

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