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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....
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...
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
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. 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 - 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 - 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 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
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 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 - 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...
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...
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...
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...
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 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....
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....
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 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
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...
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...
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 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...
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. 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....
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 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...
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...
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 - 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....
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
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 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...
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...
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 - 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...
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...
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 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. 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...
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...
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...
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...
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 - 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...
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
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...
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
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 - 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....
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...
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...
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...
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...
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. 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...

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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 - 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...
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

Aug 8, 2015

Signed copies of the latest Shintaro Kago mini book "Collapsed Face Girls" are now available. Whether exploding or collapsed, each girls inner thoughts (or insides) are revealed!

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Aug 2, 2015

Brand new release of an expanded, revised edition of Takato Yamamoto's "Necrophantasmagoria Vanitas" contains additional images, new cover, and better quality printing! Signed copies now available.

Takato Yamamoto Necrophantasmagoria Vanitas

Dust jacket and actual book cover pictured above. Click for additional images and details.


Jul 19, 2015

New original works by Shintaro Kago have just been added - there's ten new black and white drawings (ink on paper) and six full color "Funny Girl" paintings (watercolor on paper).

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Jul 12, 2015

I'm very happy to say I've finally found one of Hajime Sorayama's most iconic images - the red octopus print! Signed and numbered limited edition of only 240 pieces, number 49 is now available on AkaTako.

Hajime Sorayama Red Octopus poster SIGNED
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Jun 25, 2015

Hiroshi Nonami's epic photo book "VAJRA" features Japan's famous Kabuki troupe Gekidan Shinkansen costumed in all their dramatic characters. It's a very large, oversized book filled with amazing fantasy Gothic Samurai photography.

Hiroshi Nonami VAJRA SIGNED front coverHiroshi Nonami VAJRA SIGNED inside page

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Jun 7, 2015

The most recent four issues of Talking Heads Magazine are now available. Each is Japanese language but with enough pictures to hold your interest if you can't read it. Around 230 pages, these fat little magazine pack a punch!

Talking Heads Magazine 59 Strange Pet Talking Heads Magazine 60 Uniform-ism Talking Heads Magazine 61 Retro Futurism Talking Heads Magazine 62 Taisho Aesthetics
Talking Heads 59
Strange Pet
Talking Heads 60
Uniform-ism
Talking Heads 61
Retro Futurism
Talking Heads 62
Taisho Aesthetics

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May 30, 2015

New signed, limited edition poster by Hajime Sorayama: "Blonde on Black Sheets" is now available. Extra-large, oversized print on very heavy weight paper.

Hajime Sorayama Blonde on Black Sheets SIGNED

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May 29, 2015

New Shintaro Kago book "Panna Cotta" is the same format and size as "Candy Filled Girl's Head" and is stuffed full of full color paintings. This collection is of works which were shown at various exhibitions in Japan and there is a full list of those exhibitions (in Japanese) included with the book.

Shintaro Kago Panna Cotta front coverShintaro Kago Panna Cotta inside page

Over 90 full color images included! Click the title or images above for more photos and information.


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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