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The Gods of Intercourse: Hokusai’s Anti-Confucian Message

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Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849) produced The Gods of Intercourse (Manpuku wagojin) in 1821. It was his last contribution to shunga in book form. The erotic genre to which he had devoted so much energy during the ten years of his Taito period. Hokusai seems to have introduced a kind of reversed, anti-Confucian morality with this last series. Erotic Tale […]

The Art of Anal Intercourse Between Heterosexual Couples

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Apart from the homosexual theme, the images in shunga depicting anal penetration are scarce. I have examined my whole library on shunga, consisting of dozens of books, but haven’t found any specific info on male-female penetrative anal intercourse in ancient Japan. It probably wasn’t a taboo among the Japanese, as homoerotic intercourse was also considered […]

Cubist Interpretations of Famous Ukiyo-e Pieces by Dmitry Trubin

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Dmitry Aleksandrovich Trubin (b. 1961) is a Russian painter, sculptor, illustrator, honored artist of the Russian Federation. He was born in Arkhangelsk, where he lives and works at present. Fig. 1. Self-portrait with the depiction of a geisha in the background The Career In 1989, Trubin graduated from the Faculty of Arts at the Moscow […]

Complete Meiji Shunga Art Set Including Storage Folder

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We have added a rare complete koban-sized set of shunga prints to our gallery. The storage folder shows an innocent image with two young girls (probably geisha trainee aka. kamuro) reading instructions in shunga books. The 12 subsequent images reflect the world they will eventually enter. Meiji Red The small prints are luxuriously printed with mica […]

Hokusai Print of Otsubi’s Passionate Encounter with a Monk

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In this print design Hokusai depicts one of the main characters of his The Gods of Intercourse (1821), Otsubi in her encounter with Tonketsu. The latter is a Buddhist priest from the suggestively named Gyokumonji (Temple of the Jewelled Gate). He lives next door to her, and has been watching her when she encountered a […]

The Magnificent Erotic World Displayed in Hokusai Prints

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The ukiyo-e genius Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849) is by far the most widely known of all Japanese artists. There are several factors that contributed to his stardom. One of them was the publication in 1896 of Edmond de Concourt’s intense monography Hokousai (published the same year as Michel Revon’s Etude sur Hoksai‘). Van Gogh Another major […]

Complete Erotic Masterpiece Manpuku Wagojin Series by Hokusai

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Arguably, the best (as a whole) of Hokusai’s erotic work in book form, ‘Manpuku Wagojin (Gods of Intercourse)‘ series (issued c.1821) follows the tragic tale of the courtesans Osane and Otsubi. Sex Toys Including the influential ‘sex toys’ scene (Fig.3), a couple using a helmet sex toy (Fig.5), group rape (Fig.8), a very rare anal […]

Ancient Ways of Lovemaking in “I Modi” by Agostino Carracci, Part II

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Let’s continue our journey into the fates of legendary lovers in the engravings by Agostino Carracci! Check part one if you haven’t done this yet! PLAIN SONG (Pietro Aretino) I am a glutton for the thing called love, A bigger glutton than the ones who sit All day at table, as the full hours flit, […]

The Pornographic Fantasy Saga ‘I Roved Out’ by Alexis Flower (75 Pics)

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Again, a great tip from Jeff Faerber who drew my attention to the well-drawn erotic comic strip I Roved Out in Search of Truth and Love (2018) by Alexis Flower, who is responsible for both text and artwork. Pornographic Fantasy Saga I Roved Out in Search of Truth and Love, on the site accurately described as “A […]

Pigo Lin Reveals Some of the Secrets Behind His Seductive Art

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As emphasized on our blog, the Asians have traditionally had a special relationship with erotic art. The young Taiwanese artist Pigo Lin (1984) proves that this is not only limited to ancient Japan, China and India. Seductive Universe His tantalizing soft erotic paintings show a confident hand that takes you into one seductive universe with mostly […]

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