A Makeshift Pillow by Hokusai
Artist: Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849)
Woodblock Prints Title: A Makeshift Pillow from the series A pattern of loving couple (Ehon tsui no hinagata)
1st Publication: 1812
Size: Oban 9-3/4 X 14-1/2" ( 25 x 37 cm)
Date of this edition: 1812
Condition: Vertical crease, mild soiling on the right side of the print, else very fine. Excellent colors and impression, very good to excellent overall condition.
Notes: This print is issued of a set of 12 prints. This series is quite rare, in Oban format, and is among some of the most wanted Shunga series from Hokusai.
Pictures: Pictures are taken outdoor, in the shade, to reflect true colors, without any enhancements of any kind. The last picture is taken indoor, with a light behind the print, to reveal the exact paper grain, holes if any, or other possible flaws.
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