||#53 - Sumiyoshi Full Moon - Lord Teika|
||100 Aspects of the Moon|
||June 23, 1887|
||Oban (9 5/8" X 14 1/4")|
||Embossing throughout the white robe and cartouche, burnishing on the black hat and lantern.|
Fujiwara no Sadaie (Teika), a poet and scholar, has fallen asleep on the veranda of the Shinto Shrine at Sumiyoshi. The shrine is dedicated to the God of Poetry who is appearing to Teika, as a ghost.