Contemporary Japanese Art

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Shintaro Kago Funny Girl 117 original painting
$150.00
Brand new original painting by Shintaro Kago! Watercolor on paper. Measures approximately 5.9" x 8.25" (15 x 21cm). 駕籠 真太郎
Makiko Sugawa Lady Amputee in Powder Room - Undress
$40.00
Brand new book of Makiko Sugawa's fine drawings of seductive amputees and friends posing in lacy lingerie. Sugawa is an amputee herself and lost her left leg about 10 years ago....
Shintaro Kago Funny Girl 109 original painting
$350.00
Brand new original painting by Shintaro Kago! Watercolor on paper. Measures approximately 8.25" x 11.8" (21 x 30cm). 駕籠 真太郎
Makiko Sugawa Lady Amputee in Powder Room - inside page
$57.00
Special exhibition edition of Makiko Sugawa's new book filled with drawings of seductive amputees and friends posing in lacy lingerie. Sugawa is an amputee herself and lost her left...
Takato Yamamoto Amakusa Porcelain Cup
$38.00
Porcelain cup with indigo design by Takato Yamamoto. Two skulls rest on a bed of chrysanthemums and look skywards at a passing butterfly. Made of high quality Amakusa kaolin clay local...
Namio Harukawa Original Drawing 67
$900.00
Original drawing by Namio Harukawa with pink, red, and white color accents. Pencil on paper, unframed. Measures approximately 8" x 10.8" (20x27.5cm). SIGNED "namio" in lower right...
Yaso How to Read Kafka - Rebecca Horn
$22.00
Soft cover Japanese art magazine that delves into the wonderful world of Franz Kafka and his influence across varying genres of art. Sections include Anime, Art, Stage, Literature,...
Namio Harukawa Original Drawing 71
$900.00
Original drawing by Namio Harukawa with pink, red, and white color accents. Pencil on paper, unframed. Measures approximately 8" x 10.8" (20x27.5cm). SIGNED "namio" in lower right...
Namio Harukawa Original Drawing 65
$900.00
Original drawing by Namio Harukawa with pink, red, and white color accents. Pencil on paper, unframed. Measures approximately 8" x 10.8" (20x27.5cm). SIGNED "春" in lower right corner....
Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print No. 42
$225.00
Rare offset print by Japanese artist Toshio Saeki. It was issued in 1999 in a limited edition of only 6 pieces. It is SIGNED, NUMBERED and DATED in pencil. This is number 2/6. Print...
Shintaro Kago Funny Girl 113 original painting
$230.00
Brand new original painting by Shintaro Kago! Watercolor on paper. Measures approximately 7.7" x 10" (19.5 x 25.5cm). 駕籠 真太郎
Yaso How to Read Kafka - Koji Yamamura
$22.00
Soft cover Japanese art magazine that delves into the wonderful world of Franz Kafka and his influence across varying genres of art. Sections include Anime, Art, Stage, Literature,...
Yaso Magazine How to Read Kafka - front cover
$22.00
Soft cover Japanese art magazine that delves into the wonderful world of Franz Kafka and his influence across varying genres of art. Sections include Anime, Art, Stage, Literature,...
Fuco Ueda Amakusa Porcelain Cup
$38.00
Porcelain cup with indigo design of "Sweet Dreams" by Fuco Ueda. Large chrysanthemums envelope a girl's face with a butterfly in her mouth as mismatched butterflies float around the...
Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print No. 35
$225.00
Rare offset print by Japanese artist Toshio Saeki. It was issued in 1999 in a limited edition of only 10 pieces. It is SIGNED, NUMBERED and DATED in pencil. This is number 8/10. Print...
Shintaro Kago Funny Girl 114 original painting
$230.00
Brand new original painting by Shintaro Kago! Watercolor on paper. Measures approximately 8.25" x 11.8" (21 x 30cm). 駕籠 真太郎
Namio Harukawa Original Drawing 66
$900.00
Original drawing by Namio Harukawa with pink, red, and white color accents. Pencil on paper, unframed. Measures approximately 8" x 10.8" (20x27.5cm). SIGNED "namio" in lower right...
Yaso How to Read Kafka - Naoaki Yamamoto
$22.00
Soft cover Japanese art magazine that delves into the wonderful world of Franz Kafka and his influence across varying genres of art. Sections include Anime, Art, Stage, Literature,...
Makiko Sugawa Lady Amputee in Powder Room - Suzuko
$40.00
Brand new book of Makiko Sugawa's fine drawings of seductive amputees and friends posing in lacy lingerie. Sugawa is an amputee herself and lost her left leg about 10 years ago....
Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print No. 32
$225.00
Rare offset print by Japanese artist Toshio Saeki. It was issued in 1999 in a limited edition of only 10 pieces. It is SIGNED, NUMBERED and DATED in pencil. This is number 9/10. Print...
Yaso How to Read Kafka - MODE Kafka Project
$22.00
Soft cover Japanese art magazine that delves into the wonderful world of Franz Kafka and his influence across varying genres of art. Sections include Anime, Art, Stage, Literature,...
Yaso How to Read Kafka - Junko Koike
$22.00
Soft cover Japanese art magazine that delves into the wonderful world of Franz Kafka and his influence across varying genres of art. Sections include Anime, Art, Stage, Literature,...
Namio Harukawa Original Drawing 70
$900.00
Original drawing by Namio Harukawa with pink, red, and white color accents. Pencil on paper, unframed. Measures approximately 8" x 10.8" (20x27.5cm). SIGNED "namio" in lower right...
Takato Yamamoto Amakusa Porcelain Cup
$38.00
Porcelain cup with indigo design by Takato Yamamoto. Two skulls rest on a bed of chrysanthemums and look skywards at a passing butterfly. Made of high quality Amakusa kaolin clay local...
Shintaro Kago Funny Girl 111 original painting
$230.00
Brand new original painting by Shintaro Kago! Watercolor on paper. Measures approximately 7.7" x 10" (19.5 x 25.6cm). 駕籠 真太郎
Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print No. 31
$225.00
Rare offset print by Japanese artist Toshio Saeki. It was issued in 1999 and is marked "AP" (artist proof). It is SIGNED and DATED in pencil. Print measures approximately 8.25" x 11....
Makiko Sugawa Lady Amputee in Powder Room - A is for Amputee
$40.00
Brand new book of Makiko Sugawa's fine drawings of seductive amputees and friends posing in lacy lingerie. Sugawa is an amputee herself and lost her left leg about 10 years ago....
Makiko Sugawa Lady Amputee in Powder Room - Nurse
$40.00
Brand new book of Makiko Sugawa's fine drawings of seductive amputees and friends posing in lacy lingerie. Sugawa is an amputee herself and lost her left leg about 10 years ago....
Namio Harukawa Original Drawing 68
$900.00
Original drawing by Namio Harukawa with pink, red, and white color accents. Pencil on paper, unframed. Measures approximately 8" x 10.8" (20x27.5cm). SIGNED "namio" in lower right...
Namio Harukawa Original Drawing 72
$900.00
Original drawing by Namio Harukawa with pink, red, and white color accents. Pencil on paper, unframed. Measures approximately 8" x 10.8" (20x27.5cm). SIGNED "namio" in lower right...
Makiko Sugawa Lady Amputee in Powder Room - Each Other's Feelings
$40.00
Brand new book of Makiko Sugawa's fine drawings of seductive amputees and friends posing in lacy lingerie. Sugawa is an amputee herself and lost her left leg about 10 years ago....
Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print No. 34
$225.00
Rare offset print by Japanese artist Toshio Saeki. It was issued in 1999 in a limited edition of only 10 pieces. It is SIGNED, NUMBERED and DATED in pencil. This is number 2/10. Print...
Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print No. 28
$225.00
Rare offset print by Japanese artist Toshio Saeki. It was issued in 1999 in a limited edition of only 10 pieces. It is SIGNED, NUMBERED and DATED in pencil. This is number 9/10. Print...
Shintaro Kago Funny Girl 118 original painting
$150.00
Brand new original painting by Shintaro Kago! Watercolor on paper. Measures approximately 5.9" x 8.25" (15 x 21cm). 駕籠 真太郎
Makiko Sugawa Lady Amputee in Powder Room - special edition
$57.00
Special exhibition edition of Makiko Sugawa's new book filled with drawings of seductive amputees and friends posing in lacy lingerie. Sugawa is an amputee herself and lost her left...
Fuco Ueda Amakusa Porcelain Cup
$38.00
Porcelain cup with indigo design of "Sweet Dreams" by Fuco Ueda. Large chrysanthemums envelope a girl's face with a butterfly in her mouth as mismatched butterflies float around the...
Shintaro Kago Funny Girl 116 original painting
$150.00
Brand new original painting by Shintaro Kago! Watercolor on paper. Measures approximately 5.9" x 8.25" (15 x 21cm). 駕籠 真太郎
Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print No. 29
$225.00
Rare offset print by Japanese artist Toshio Saeki. It was issued in 1999 in a limited edition of only 10 pieces. It is SIGNED, NUMBERED and DATED in pencil. This is number 3/10. Print...
Namio Harukawa Original Drawing 61
$900.00
Original drawing by Namio Harukawa with pink, red, and white color accents. Pencil on paper, unframed. Measures approximately 8" x 10.8" (20x27.5cm). SIGNED "namio" in lower right...
Namio Harukawa Original Drawing 59
$900.00
Original drawing by Namio Harukawa with pink, red, and white color accents. Pencil on paper, unframed. Measures approximately 8" x 10.8" (20x27.5cm). SIGNED "namio" in lower right...
Makiko Sugawa Lady Amputee in Powder Room - Secret Talk
$57.00
Special exhibition edition of Makiko Sugawa's new book filled with drawings of seductive amputees and friends posing in lacy lingerie. Sugawa is an amputee herself and lost her left...
Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print No. 38
$225.00
Rare offset print by Japanese artist Toshio Saeki. It was issued in 1999 and is marked "AP" (artist proof). It is SIGNED and DATED in pencil. Print measures approximately 8.25" x 11....
Namio Harukawa Original Drawing 60
$900.00
Original drawing by Namio Harukawa with pink, red, and white color accents. Pencil on paper, unframed. Measures approximately 8" x 10.8" (20x27.5cm). SIGNED "namio" in lower right...
Shintaro Kago Funny Girl 110 original painting
$350.00
Brand new original painting by Shintaro Kago! Watercolor on paper. Measures approximately 8.25" x 11.8" (21 x 30cm). 駕籠 真太郎
Takato Yamamoto Amakusa Porcelain Cup
$38.00
Porcelain cup with indigo design by Takato Yamamoto. Two skulls rest on a bed of chrysanthemums and look skywards at a passing butterfly. Made of high quality Amakusa kaolin clay local...
Namio Harukawa Original Drawing 64
$900.00
Original drawing by Namio Harukawa with pink, red, and white color accents. Pencil on paper, unframed. Measures approximately 8" x 10.8" (20x27.5cm). SIGNED "namio" in lower right...
Namio Harukawa Original Drawing 57
$900.00
Original drawing by Namio Harukawa with pink, red, and white color accents. Pencil on paper, unframed. Measures approximately 8" x 10.8" (20x27.5cm). SIGNED "namio" in lower right...
Makiko Sugawa Lady Amputee in Powder Room - Soldier
$57.00
Special exhibition edition of Makiko Sugawa's new book filled with drawings of seductive amputees and friends posing in lacy lingerie. Sugawa is an amputee herself and lost her left...
Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print No. 39
$225.00
Rare offset print by Japanese artist Toshio Saeki. It was issued in 1999 and is marked "AP" (artist proof). It is SIGNED and DATED in pencil. Print measures approximately 8.25" x 11....
Namio Harukawa Original Drawing 58
$900.00
Original drawing by Namio Harukawa with pink, red, and white color accents. Pencil on paper, unframed. Measures approximately 8" x 10.8" (20x27.5cm). SIGNED "namio" in lower right...
Makiko Sugawa Lady Amputee in Powder Room - Cat Woman
$57.00
Special exhibition edition of Makiko Sugawa's new book filled with drawings of seductive amputees and friends posing in lacy lingerie. Sugawa is an amputee herself and lost her left...
Makiko Sugawa Lady Amputee in Powder Room - It Is Same As a Crane
$57.00
Special exhibition edition of Makiko Sugawa's new book filled with drawings of seductive amputees and friends posing in lacy lingerie. Sugawa is an amputee herself and lost her left...
Fuco Ueda Amakusa Porcelain Cup
$38.00
Porcelain cup with indigo design of "Sweet Dreams" by Fuco Ueda. Large chrysanthemums envelope a girl's face with a butterfly in her mouth as mismatched butterflies float around the...
Shintaro Kago Funny Girl 112 original painting
$230.00
Brand new original painting by Shintaro Kago! Watercolor on paper. Measures approximately 7.16" x 10" (18.2 x 25.6cm). 駕籠 真太郎
Shintaro Kago Funny Girl 115 original painting
$150.00
Brand new original painting by Shintaro Kago! Watercolor on paper. Measures approximately 5.9" x 8.25" (15 x 21cm). 駕籠 真太郎
Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print No. 36
$225.00
Rare offset print by Japanese artist Toshio Saeki. It was issued in 1996 in a limited edition of only 6 pieces. It is SIGNED, NUMBERED and DATED in pencil. This is number 4/6. Print...
Makiko Sugawa Lady Amputee in Powder Room - Story of O
$40.00
Brand new book of Makiko Sugawa's fine drawings of seductive amputees and friends posing in lacy lingerie. Sugawa is an amputee herself and lost her left leg about 10 years ago....
Makiko Sugawa Lady Amputee in Powder Room - front cover
$40.00
Brand new book of Makiko Sugawa's fine drawings of seductive amputees and friends posing in lacy lingerie. Sugawa is an amputee herself and lost her left leg about 10 years ago....
Makiko Sugawa Lady Amputee in Powder Room - LGBT 2
$57.00
Special exhibition edition of Makiko Sugawa's new book filled with drawings of seductive amputees and friends posing in lacy lingerie. Sugawa is an amputee herself and lost her left...
Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print No. 40
$225.00
Rare offset print by Japanese artist Toshio Saeki. It was issued in 1999 in a limited edition of only 5 pieces. It is SIGNED, NUMBERED and DATED in pencil. This is number 2/5. Print...
Namio Harukawa Original Drawing 63
$900.00
Original drawing by Namio Harukawa with pink, red, and white color accents. Pencil on paper, unframed. Measures approximately 8" x 10.8" (20x27.5cm). SIGNED "namio" in lower right...
Namio Harukawa Original Drawing 69
$900.00
Original drawing by Namio Harukawa with pink, red, and white color accents. Pencil on paper, unframed. Measures approximately 8" x 10.8" (20x27.5cm). SIGNED "namio" in lower right...
Namio Harukawa Original Drawing 62
$900.00
Original drawing by Namio Harukawa with pink, red, and white color accents. Pencil on paper, unframed. Measures approximately 8" x 10.8" (20x27.5cm). SIGNED "namio" in lower right...

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Tama Royal Princess Alice complete outfit
$45.00
On sale for $23 until March 26th! Footed tights by Royal Princess Alice feature Tama's artwork with the theme "Midnight at the Royal Merry-Go-Round". Deep golden stars are scattered...
Tama Royal Princess Alice tights - toes
$45.00
On sale for $23 until March 26th! Footed tights by Royal Princess Alice feature Tama's artwork with the theme "Midnight at the Royal Merry-Go-Round". Deep golden stars are scattered...
Tama Royal Princess Alice tights - front
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Tama Royal Princess Alice complete outfit
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On sale for $23 until March 26th! Footed tights by Royal Princess Alice feature Tama's artwork with the theme "Midnight at the Royal Merry-Go-Round". Deep golden stars are scattered...
Tama Royal Princess Alice tights - back
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News and New Japanese Art

Sep 20, 2016

Two new Namio Harukawa drawings are available by special order. They will ship direct from Tokyo to you. Please inquire about purchasing.

Namio Harukawa Original Drawing 55Namio Harukawa Original Drawing 56

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Sep 14, 2016

A handful of rare, long sold out items from AkaTako's personal archive have just been added back in stock. There is only one single piece of each of these available so if you are interested don't delay!

Hikari Shimoda Children of this Planet Hikari Shimoda Postcard Set The Art of Shintaro Kago 1 SIGNED Suehiro Maruo Maruograph EX I Suehiro Maruo Maruoscope
Takato Yamamoto Necrophantasmagoria Ltd Ed Takato Yamamoto Original Print Set 3 Toshio Saeki Poster 2 SIGNED Trevor Brown Alice poster Green Tea Party SIGNED Trevor Brown Alice poster Alice Kawaii SIGNED
Trevor Brown Rubber Doll Flyer Penis Pixie Trevor Brown Rubber Doll Flyer Pink Rose Trevor Brown Girls War Special Edition Trevor Brown Girls War Revolution Puzzle Trevor Brown My Alphabet Brown
     Trevor Brown Black and White Hajime Sorayama Red Octopus Poster SIGNED  

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Sep 13, 2016

All in stock issues of Talking Heads magazine are now on clearance for $19. Please log in to receive the discounted price.

Talking Heads Japanese Art Magazine

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Sep 2, 2016

[You missed it. =( The sale is over already!]
A little spur of the moment sale, use coupon code LABOR2016 and save 50% off any of these items!

Trevor Brown Boy t-shirt Trevor Brown Fix Me Doll t-shirt Trevor Brown i-Nazi t-shirt Trevor Brown Viscera t-shirt
Trevor Brown Urbangarde t-shirt black Trevor Brown Urbangarde t-shirt natural Hikari Shimoda Funeral poster SIGNED Hikari Shimoda Power Line and Rabbit poster SIGNED
Trevor Brown Alice Which Dreamed It poster SIGNED Trevor Brown Toy Box poster SIGNED Trevor Brown Girls War poster Angels of Death SIGNED Trevor Brown Girls War poster Black Tuesday SIGNED
Takato Yamamoto poster Fermentation of a Hermaphrodite SIGNED Takato Yamamoto poster Twin Roses SIGNED Takato Yamamoto poster Eyeball Bug and Roses SIGNED Takato Yamamoto poster Horn of a Master of Curses SIGNED
Takato Yamamoto poster Alice's Nightmare SIGNED Takato Yamamoto poster Shintoku Maru Takato Yamamoto poster Like a Curtain of Ashes SIGNED Tama Disregarded Warning poster SIGNED
Tama Honey Trick poster SIGNED Tama Maidenhood poster SIGNED Tama Servants for Me poster SIGNED Tama Your Aid poster SIGNED

Sale ends Monday at midnight (NYC time).


Aug 19, 2016

A handful of prints by Toshio Saeki are now available! A few previously available prints were restocked and there's also some brand new (to AkaTako) ones. "Chimushi" prints are mostly from 1999 and the tri-tone prints are from 2006. All signed, numbered, and dated.

Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 9 Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 10 Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 15 Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 16 Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 17
Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 18 Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 19 Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 20 Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 21 Toshio Saeki Chimushi Print 22
Toshio Saeki Offset Print 1 Toshio Saeki Offset Print 6      

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Aug 13, 2016

[Books have arrived as of September 8, 2016!]
Now available for pre-order, bilingual (Japanese-English) book illustrated by Takato Yamamoto and Aquirax Uno celebrates the 100th anniversary of Kyoka Izumi's famous play "Tale of a Castle Keep" (Tenshu Monogatari). Arriving end of August +/-, with a total of 48 illustrations. Regular edition and special limited edition available now!

Tale of a Castle Keep Takato Yamamoto Aquirax UnoTale of a Castle Keep Takato Yamamoto Aquirax Uno Ltd Ed
 Tale of a Castle Keep
Regular Edition

Tale of a Castle Keep
Limited Edition

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Jul 1, 2016

Starting July 2 and ending July 4, there will be three big bursts of sale/discounted items on AkaTako!

Each day at midnight, 50+ items will be added to the SALE section. The following day at midnight, the previous day sale items are removed and 50+ new items will be added. You must be LOGGED IN to AkaTako to see sale items! Please email if you have any issues or need any help.

Three days, 50+ different items each day! So if you see an item that is on sale one day, you must buy it that day - it will not be on sale tomorrow!

AkaTako 2016 Burst Sale Calendar

All times listed are NYC time (GMT-4). Sale prices are not valid on previously purchased items. Sale prices are only valid for the time they are in the sale section. Please email if you have any issues or need any help.


Jun 21, 2016

Just arrived, Suehiro Maruo's "true color" Midori and Mr. Arashi figure - with or without original packaging - and a Leopard Man and Young Detectives figure with the original packaging!

Suehiro Maruo Shoujo Tsubaki figure Suehiro Maruo Leopard Man and Young Detectives figure boxed
Midori and Mr. Arashi figure Leopard Man and Young Detectives figure

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Contemporary Japanese Art on AkaTako

The best eroguro art books, posters, prints and magazines that Japan has to offer.

AkaTako brings you the best contemporary Japanese art books, posters, prints, manga, postcards, magazines and more by modern Japanese artists. Many signed limited editions and signed limited edition prints.

Art books, prints, and posters by Trevor Brown, Fuco Ueda, Fuyuko Matsui, Takato Yamamoto, Romain Slocombe, Tama, Hikari Shimoda, Mark Ryden, Gajin Tokuno, Asano Tadanobu, Shichinohe Masaru, Kouji Suzuki, Mutsumi Yamamoto.

Manga, illustrations, posters, and art by Suehiro Maruo, Toshio Saeki, Seiichi Hayashi, Senno Knife, Mitsukaz Mihara.

Photography books by Kishin Shinoyama, Nobuyoshi Araki, Masahisa Fukase, Kuniyoshi Kaneko.

Doll art by Simon Yotsuya, Ryo Yoshida, Etsuko Miura, Hans Bellmer, Nori Tomizaki, Mari Shimizu, Satomi Hirota.

Styles inlclude eroguro art, horror manga, Japanese manga art, Japanese cartoon art, anime art, loli art, goth art, ball-jointed doll art, ukiyo-e style art, kinbaku, fetish art and photography, Japanese bondage art, and much more.

If you want something and you can't find it on AkaTako just send us an email and we'll try to locate it for you!

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