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Katsukawa Shuncho Erotic Pictures for the Twelve Months

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Item No A1-97-121-02
Title Erotic Pictures for the Twelve Months
Artist Katsukawa Shuncho
Date c.1788
Condition Hole,Creases,Repair,Tears,Backed
Size 39×25.5cm
Price $346.16
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Katsukawa Shuncho
Birth and death date unknown.
Ukiyoe painter. The pupil of Katsukawa Shunsho who was known for Yakusha-e, but most of Shuncho's works depict beauty women. By the technique "Benigirai-e" ("Pictures without loud colors"), he produced many Bijin-ga paintings suggestive of Torii Kiyonaga's style.