Arts and Designs of Japan
December Selection December 2016

Artist Kuniyoshi
Title #18 – Fujiwara no Toshiyuki Ason (880-907) viewing the drum bridge at Sumiyoshi
Series Hyakunin Isshu no Uchi - The Hundred Poets
Date c. 1840-42
Publisher Ebine
Format Oban (10" X 14 3/8")
Comment Fujiwara Toshiyuki's poem, as translated by William N. Porter:
Tonight on Suminoe beach
The waves alone draw near
And as we wander by the cliffs
No prying eyes shall peer
No one shall dream we're here.
Price $350.
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