otagaki rengetsu poem painting

Otagaki Rengetsu | Painting

SKU: R1539

Refused at the inn
but I took this unkindness
as a gracious act
under the hazy evening moon
I slept beneath blossoms.

(transl. Patricia Fister)


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Otagaki Rengetsu (1791-1875)

Painting and poem

Ink and color on paper

28.9 x 41.8 cm (11¼ x 16½ in.)

Mounting: 111 x 44 cm (43¾ x 17¼ in.)

Certificate box by Tokuda Koen