Sugimura JIHEI (Fl. c. 1680-1698)

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The most prolific of Moronobu’s pupils and was originally confused with him, but now properly identified as a separate artist. Produced some of the finest erotic designs. A couple in flagrante beneath a sumptuous duvet. Published c. mid 1680’s.

A large oban ( 11in; 27cms x 14.5in; 36.75cms ).

Good impression. Some restorations but generally good condition. Partially hand-coloured. Unsigned ( as usual ).

Status: Sold

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