Through the fence

This SHUNGA is the story of the Red-light district after big fire.

The area is called “Yoshiwara”
It is the most famous Red-light district in japan at that time.
The big fire in Yoshiwara is also famous story.

She is oiran(花魁)
He is her steady.
He can’t stop coming and making love through the fence with her..


Sore wa fukakusa kore wa asakusa momoyochou karitakukayoi
Kunisada Utagawa
1836

夫は深艸是は浅草百夜町仮宅通
歌川国貞
1836年