No. 12 from the series The Amorous Adventures of Mane'emon (Fûryû enshoku Mane'emon)
about 1769–70 (Meiwa 6–7)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)
Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #440; Uhlenbeck & Winkel, eds., Japanese Erotic Fantasies (exh. cat., 2006), #22; Lane, Ukiyo-e shunga: The Vanishing Act (Ukiyo-e kesareta shunga, 2002), p. 75; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 508
Horizontal chûban; 20.3 x 27.3 cm (8 x 10 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
A revamped erotic print with the genitalia removed. For detailed comparison of the different versions, see Lane.
Harunobu ga (added later)
August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection