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A magnificent book, the catalogue of a landmark exhibition at the British Museum, the most important international exhibition of shunga to be held to date , from 3 October 2013 to 5 January 2014
In early modern Japan, thousands of sexually explicit paintings, prints and illustrated books were produced, called 'spring pictures' (shunga). Heavily suppressed in Japan from the 1870s, this groundbreaking publication presents the art genre in its historical and cultural context for the first time. With 420 colour images.