Exhibition Shunga – Erotic Japanese Woodblock Prints
 27. April to 19. May 2018

Opening: 26. April 2018, 18:00


Duration: 27. April bis 19. May 2018,
Mo. – Fr. 2-7pm, Sa. 10am – 2pm


Shunga (Spring Pictures) show erotic scenes, which are common in Eastern Asia for a long time. Especially with the Japanese ukiyo-e artists this genre got very popular in Japanese culture.


The exhibition shows works by Suzuki HARUNOBU (1724 – 1770), Kitagawa UTAMARO (1753-1806), Katsushika HOKUSAI (1760 – 1849), Keisai EISEN (1790-1848) and others.


Please also see the exhibited works (and many others) online on our Website for Original Japanese Woodblock Prints.


Hokusai, Katze und Mäuse, ca. 1820, Japanischer Farbholzschnitt