Subject:Re: Help finding artist name on this ehon
Posted By: I.Nagy Mon, Apr 26, 2021
Suichū kajō chaya-tsukushi ni-hen
All sorts of drunken tea-house emotions Part 2
The preface was signed 淫水亭 開好 Insuitei kaiko
(Kaiko = Good start)
Insuitei 淫水亭 was the alias of Ryūsuitei Tanekiyo 柳水亭種清1823-1907
Fiction writer and "shunpon" (illustrated erotic book) editor. Started as a Buddhist monk, then excommunicated, but in his later years he was allowed to return to the priesthood.
In these kind of books the illustrator artist(s)
name(s) is (are) not indicated.