Image: 36.5 x 12.1 cm (14 3/8 x 4 3/4 inches)
Signature / Inscription / Marks
Clear label affixed verso, near right, center edge with inscription in ink: Certified/[Illegible script]/Genuine; red circular stamp/seal in same area as label.
Kinuginu no/hanashi mo imada/tsumoranu ni/tokekau to naku/naku yuki no tori
The hour of parting,/with all its deep feelings,/in drifts about them,/they hear the melting tones/of the rooster in the snow
EditionBogel entry states that seals of artist and poet, comb of cockerel and green below snow have been recolored later in watercolor but that the grey and green bank is printed as intended.
Japan; Edo (location)
Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr.