attrib. to Keisai Eisen, (1790-1848)
couple in an intimate embrace under a yellow and black futon
ca. 1810s
this design was most likely commissioned by a poetry club (rabbit seal)
koban (small format) 9.5 by 13.1 cm
Shunga: Japanese Erotic Art

Scholten Japanese Art is open Monday - Friday, and some Saturdays by appointment only

Contact Katherine Martin at
(212) 585-0474 or email
to schedule a visit between 11am and 4pm preferably for no more than two individuals at a time.
Visitors are asked to wear face masks and practice social distancing at their discretion.

site last updated
December 2, 2021

Scholten Japanese Art
145 West 58th Street, suite 6D
New York, New York 10019
ph: (212) 585-0474
fx: (212) 585-0475