Image: 33.3 x 22.2 cm (13 1/8 x 8 3/4 inches) (Mat size: D)
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[text and poems] Senzaishu (Collection of a thousand years) [anthology compiled by Fujiwara Shunzei, completed prob. 1188] Toshiyori[Minamoto no Toshiyori (?1055-?1129), poet]Matsukaze no otodani (translates to) The autumn wind in the pines akiwa sabishikini (translates to) makes a lonely sound koromoutsunari (translates to) like the pounding of cloth Tamagawa no sato (translates to) in the village of TamagawaAutumn wind and kinuta (fulling mortar) are kigo (season words) for autumn.
Gift of Marshall H. Gould