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Netsuke carving

Title
[Netsuke carving] [realia].
Format
Realia
Published
[19--]
Description
1 Netsuke carving : ivory, black and red ; 5 cm. high.
Notes
Title supplied by cataloger. Place of origin: [Japan]
Summary
A seated man and woman, nude except for a robe over the man's back, embracing. Base of carving reveals that they are engaged in coitus. Details such as eyes, hair and decoration on the robe are incised and tinted red or black. Japanese character incised on base.
Kinsey subjects
Netsukes. Covert in art.

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
250R A225
Location
Kinsey Institute Library - Art