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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
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...
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
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...
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....
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...
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,...
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 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....
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
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....
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. 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...
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...
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 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 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...
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...
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...
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....
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
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...
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...
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 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...
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
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,...
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 - 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...
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...
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,...
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...
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...
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....
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...
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...
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....
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...
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...
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,...
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...
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 - 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 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 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...
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...
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,...
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....
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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....
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
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....
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
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
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....
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 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...
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...

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Koitsukihime Sans Souci SIGNED - inside page
$42.00
On sale for $20 until April 3rd! Koitsukihime's new book "Sans Souci" reveals her yearning to create bisque dolls with an authentic sense of realism. Their Gothic innocence is beautifully...
Koitsukihime Sans Souci SIGNED - inside page
$42.00
On sale for $20 until April 3rd! Koitsukihime's new book "Sans Souci" reveals her yearning to create bisque dolls with an authentic sense of realism. Their Gothic innocence is beautifully...
Koitsukihime Sans Souci SIGNED - inside page
$42.00
On sale for $20 until April 3rd! Koitsukihime's new book "Sans Souci" reveals her yearning to create bisque dolls with an authentic sense of realism. Their Gothic innocence is beautifully...
Koitsukihime Sans Souci SIGNED - front cover
$42.00
On sale for $20 until April 3rd! Koitsukihime's new book "Sans Souci" reveals her yearning to create bisque dolls with an authentic sense of realism. Their Gothic innocence is beautifully...
Koitsukihime Sans Souci SIGNED - inside page
$42.00
On sale for $20 until April 3rd! Koitsukihime's new book "Sans Souci" reveals her yearning to create bisque dolls with an authentic sense of realism. Their Gothic innocence is beautifully...
Koitsukihime Sans Souci SIGNED - inside page
$42.00
On sale for $20 until April 3rd! Koitsukihime's new book "Sans Souci" reveals her yearning to create bisque dolls with an authentic sense of realism. Their Gothic innocence is beautifully...
Koitsukihime Sans Souci SIGNED - inside page
$42.00
On sale for $20 until April 3rd! Koitsukihime's new book "Sans Souci" reveals her yearning to create bisque dolls with an authentic sense of realism. Their Gothic innocence is beautifully...

News and New Japanese Art

Jan 9, 2016

Featuring the cover artwork of Suehiro Maruo's new edition of "Rose Colored Monster", the poster is B2 size and signed in silver marker!

Suehiro Maruo Rose Colored Monster poster SIGNED

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Jan 8, 2016

Four styles of shibari (rope bondage) tights featuring an original design by Hajime Kinoko are now available for pre-order! Expected to arrive by end of January.

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Hajime Kinoko
Shibari Tights Black
Hajime Kinoko
Shibari Tights Pink
Hajime Kinoko
Shibari Tights Red
Hajime Kinoko
Shibari Tights Undercover

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Jan 4, 2016

Last year's "Creation Project 2015" transformed the artwork from professional artists and a few local schoolchildren into beautiful knit scarves made in Date City, Fukushima Prefecture. Scarves are available for pre-order now and expected to arrive end of January 2016.

Fuco Ueda Date Knitting ScarfTakato Yamamoto Date Knitting Scarf
Fuco Ueda
Date Knitting Scarf
Takato Yamamoto
Date Knitting Scarf

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Jan 4, 2016

New bold graphic tights featuring the artwork of Yuka Sakuma are now availalbe. Masked faces emerge from black and white striped shirts while delicate hands stike a pose.

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Yuka Sakuma
Masked Group tights
Masked Group tights
(detail)

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Jan 4, 2016

"Alice in Mushroom Land" is a fantastical reimagining of the Alice story where Alice falls down a hole and gets lost in a world of talking mushrooms. Her guide is a friendly mole wearing top hat and tails. Illustrations by KYOTARO and text by Kotaro Iizawa. SIGNED by both!

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Dec 22, 2015

Two brand new posters by Trevor Brown are on their way to NY now and available for pre-order. Both artworks were printed in the recent Pandora book and were selected by public poll.

(Posters arrived December 26th and are available now!)
Expected to arrive shortly after Christmas. Only 50 pieces of each were printed and they are signed numbered by Trevor Brown.

Trevor Brown Appleheart poster SIGNEDTrevor Brown Child of Satan Child of God poster SIGNED
Trevor Brown
Appleheart poster
Trevor Brown
Child of Satan, Child of God poster

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Dec 15, 2015

Four original "Funny Girl" paintings by Shintaro Kago with a fresh summer theme are now available for pre-order. They should arrive before the end of 2015.

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Nov 28, 2015

A small series of Namio Harukawa original drawings featuring a serious brunette woman holding a gun are now available by special order. Each ships direct from Tokyo and is monochrome pencil on paper.

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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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