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Attributed to Utagawa Kunisada, Yoshiwara

Attributed to Utagawa Kunisada, Toyokuni III, 1786-1865

Comparison of Flowers of the Stations: Yoshiwara
(Iro Kurabe Hana No Miyakoji: Yoshiwara)

a woman wearing purple is fondled by her lover in a grove of trees, with metallic printing on her collar and hem, and blind printing on his arm and her legs, ca. 1840s

koban yoko-e 3 1/2 by 4 3/4 in., 9 by 12.2 cm