Hanging scroll calligraphy of a waka poem - ROM2005_3874_1


Hanging scroll calligraphy of a waka poem

Medium:Kaishi paper, silk
Geography: Japan
Date: 1760 - 1801 AD
Period: Edo period
Object number: 993.205.13
Credit Line: The Yamagami Sōju (Akio, 1873-1957) Collection: Gift of Mrs. Yamagami and the Umezawa Family. Certified by the Canadian Cultural Property Export Review Board under the terms of the Cultural Property Export and Import Act. Attestė par la Commission canadienne d’examen des exportations de biens culturels en vertu de la Loi sur l’exportation et l’importation de biens culturels.
On view
Gallery Location:
DescriptionTitle: "Yuki ni iwai o yosete yomu/ waka/ Shō-ni-i Sukeki" (A poem to celebrate the new year in association with snow [by] Sukeki of Shō-ni rank) Poem: "Kozo gotoshi komu toshi mo / mata hōnen o tsugete / ya ikue yoki tsumoru ramu" (Like last year / will this year too / bring tidings of a bountiful year / things piling up/ in an auspicious way?)
If you see an error or have additional information, please contact us by clicking here.