Keisai Eisen (渓斎英泉) (artist 1790 – 1848)

An amorous couple with a woman tying off an undergarment from the series 'Secret Conversations with Courtesans' (Keisei higo - 契情秘語)

Print


1825
15.375 in x 10.125 in (Overall dimensions) Japanese color woodblock print
Barry Rosensteel Japanese Print Collection, U. of Pittsburgh
The National Museum of Asian Art

This elegant print is only one of a set of 12, none of which show explicit sexual acts. This type is referred to as an abuna-e.
erotic prints (shunga - 春画) (genre)