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Sensual Shunga Books

The Sensual Metaphors in the Yoshiwara Pleasure Quarter

      • More about Eisen's fascinating motives behind the books while enjoying the visual mastery of this ukiyo-e icon at the same time ... !!
      • All the 27 exciting illustrations displayed in Eisen's book series 'Konote-gashiwa (Child's Hands Oak)' including detailed descriptions
      • Background on the objects surrounding the intimate protagonists
      • Butterflies with phallus-shaped wings, flowers with phallus chalices (!)
      • A two-headed Paradise Flycatcher (!)
      • And much more...!!

The 25 Most Important Classical Shunga Artists (Vol. 2)

      • The most influential artists within the shunga genre from Moronobu to Masanobu
      • Who was the first known shunga master. And who his pupil was.
      • What the similarity was between Sugimura Jihei and Johannes Vermeer
      • Which artist was the first one to portray exaggerated genitalia
      • Who was the greatest ukiyo-e artist from the Kyoto area
      • Which artist was the biggest bon-vivant and married two prosititutes
      • And much more...!!

The 25 Most Important Classical Shunga Artists (Vol. 1)

      • The most influential artists within the shunga genre from Moronobu to Masanobu
      • Who was the first known shunga master. And who his pupil was.
      • What the similarity was between Sugimura Jihei and Johannes Vermeer
      • Which artist was the first one to portray exaggerated genitalia
      • Who was the greatest ukiyo-e artist from the Kyoto area
      • Which artist was the biggest bon-vivant and married two prosititutes
      • And much more...!!

The Anatomy of Hokusai’s Rarest Shunga Series

      • Why is The Horny God of Izumo Hokusai's rarest series?
      • What are the intentions of the randy doctor in plate no.9?
      • What is the hilarious dialogue of the copulating street dogs about?
      • Why is one of the lover's collecting "body-fluids"?
      • What is the connection with the pop-artist Roy Lichtenstein?
      • Find out about the female "tormentor" and her three fatigued lovers!
      • Lots of interesting insights on the accompanying Japanese text!

The Complete Shunga legacy of Katsushika Hokusai

  • The most extensive study on Hokusai's shunga on the net!
  • Don't miss out on the insights to this great ukiyo-e master
  • Check out the background info of his best works
  • Covers all his contributions to shunga
  • His unmatched sensual virtuosity
  • Find out about his influences
  • His most famous series
  • And much more....


  • Extra bonus content on Hokusai's Octopus design!
All downloaded and much appreciated. What excellent E-books... Thanks so much.
Steve N., Kingsteignton in Devon, United Kingdom
This eBook is a true gift to anyone interested in the history of Shunga and detailed background information relating to Hokusai’s works. The photos are superb and many I saw for the very first time.
Alan Ventetuolo - Fall River US
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