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[Foreplay and coitus] [pictures]

Title
[Foreplay and coitus] [pictures]
Format
Image
Published
[1830-1860?]
Description
8 art prints : woodcuts, col. ; 10 x 12 cm.
Notes
Original prints.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Size when mounted: 26 x 21 cm.
Place of origin: [Japan]
Summary
A partially clothed couple engaged in sexual foreplay or coitus on each. Green backgrounds, some details in silver. All from same series--cf. knobbed rondelles with miniature scenes and calligraphy in upper left or right corners. Text in background. Note on mounting says pictures based on one story and show one woman with two different men. Notes on mounting date series to 1830-40 or to 1860. Mounted on white poster board.
Kinsey subjects
Art--Japan--19th century.
Graphic arts.
Coital techniques--Japan--19th century.
Other subjects
Shunga.

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
250Q A023a-h
Location
Kinsey Institute Library - Art