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Ehon (絵本): shunga (春画)
from the series Hoshi-zukiyo ito no shirabe

Identifier: 1830ca Kunisada shunga ehon

A shunga book attributed to Kuninao containing four double pages and one single page of illustrations including an actor making love in a Green Room. The image on page 5 shows a sumo wrestler having sex with a bijin.


The front part of page 4, the two heads and upper part of the torsos, appears on the cover of a contemporary book of shunga. The title is 江戸好色本に見る: Hのいろは.

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