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Japanese Erotic Fantasies: Sexual Imagery of the EDO Period

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This is the first comprehensive study on Japanese erotic print art (known as "shunga"). It illustrates a wide selection of the best works from mainly private collections in Europe and the USA. The publication shows highlights from the oeuvre of Kitagawa Utamaro, Katsushika Hokusai, Suzuki Harunobu, Utagawa Kunisada, Utagawa Kuniyoshi and many others.

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This is the first modern study on Japanese erotic print art (so called "shunga") and shows highlights from the oeuvre of Kitagawa Utamaro, Katsushika Hokusai, Suzuki Harunobu, Utagawa Kunisada, Utagawa Kuniyoshi and many others. Various essays written by international experts describe this fascinating genre in its social, historical and artistic context, discussing themes like homosexuality, voyeurism, life in Edo's brothels, techniques of composition etc.

Product Details

ISBN:
9789074822664
Editor:
Newland, Amy Reigle
Publisher:
Hotei Publishing
Editor:
Newland, Amy Reigle
Author:
Winkel, Margarita
Author:
Uhlenbeck, Chris
Subject:
Asian
Subject:
Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions - General
Subject:
Graphic Arts - General
Subject:
Art-Museums and Collections
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20050131
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
12.03x9.50x.98 in. 4.13 lbs.

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Arts and Entertainment » Art » Asia and Far East
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Arts and Entertainment » Art » Museums and Collections
Fiction and Poetry » Erotica » General
Fiction and Poetry » Science Fiction and Fantasy » Fantasy » General

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"Synopsis" by , This is the first modern study on Japanese erotic print art (so called "shunga") and shows highlights from the oeuvre of Kitagawa Utamaro, Katsushika Hokusai, Suzuki Harunobu, Utagawa Kunisada, Utagawa Kuniyoshi and many others. Various essays written by international experts describe this fascinating genre in its social, historical and artistic context, discussing themes like homosexuality, voyeurism, life in Edo's brothels, techniques of composition etc.
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