Review of the Shunga exhibition at The British Museum, London 2014. Shunga ('spring pictures') originated in 17th century Japan and refers to a format of 12 varied drawn, printed or painted scenes depicting sexual couplings. The review was illustrated with the image: 'Artist unidentified, untitled shunga hand-scroll, early 17th century;ink, colour, gold, silver and gold leaf on paper ©The Trustees of the British Museum'
Citation : Clarke, L. (2013). Shunga. The Saatchi Gallery Magazine: Art&Music, (24), p.54.
ISSN : 2042-1648
Research Group : Fine Art Practices
Research Institute : Institute of Art and Design
Peer Reviewed : Yes
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