Original woodblock print - Katsukawa Shunsho (1726-1792) - ' Moine Shun-e ' - De la série "Nishiki hyakunin isshu Azuma ori" - 1775

Description
Original woodblock print - Katsukawa Shunsho (1726-1792) - ' Moine Shun-e ' - De la série "Nishiki hyakunin isshu Azuma ori" - 1775
Fair condition, see description

Original woodblock print by Shunsho Katsukawa (1726-1792) - 'Shun-e monk' - From the series 'Nishiki hyakunin isshu Azuma ori' (Anthology of One Hundred Poems by One Hundred Poets) - Japan - 1775

Series: Nishiki hyakunin isshu Azuma ori
(Anthology of One Hundred Poems by One Hundred Poets)

Date: original print from 1775

Measurements: 25 x 18 cm

Small binding holes on the margin. Signs of wear and dirt

Poem:
Yo mo sugara
mono omou koro wa
ake yara de
neya no hima sae
tsure nakari keri

During the night and while waiting for the day,
the same thoughts haunt me
and the sight of this space where
the room opens
onto darkness increases my pain.
Moine Shun-e (1113-?)

Lot details
Object
Original woodblock print
Technique
Engraved
Material
Paper
Period
1775
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Artist/ Maker
Katsukawa Shunsho (1726-1792)
Attribution
Original
Theme/ depiction
poetry
Title of artwork
' Moine Shun-e ' - De la série "Nishiki hyakunin isshu Azuma ori"
Condition
Fair condition, see description
Dimensions
25×18×0 cm
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