SARUMARU DAYU (Koikawa Shozan)

$145.00

Original Japanese shunga erotic woodblock print
Koikawa Shozan (恋川笑山)
Thirty-six Excellent Selections of Beautiful Gems (美玉三十六佳撰): Sarumaru Dayu (猿丸太夫)
Year: 1857
Condition: fair
Size: 10,5 x 15 cm

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Description

Inscription on the top right:

をちこちの
たづきもしらぬ
山中に
おぼつかなくも
呼子鳥かな

Ochikochi no
tatsuki mo shiranu
yama naka ni
obotsukanaku mo
yobukodori kana

Now far now near there
in the mountains a songbird
warbles his tune
tentatively will she ever
hear these love notes on the wind