otagaki rengetsu kashibachi sweets bowl

Otagaki Rengetsu | Sweets' Bowl

SKU: R1693

Ceramic sweets' bowl incised with one of Rengetsu's most sentimental poems.


Turned away at the inn
I take this unkindness as grace...
resting instead
beneath the hazy moon
and evening blossoms.


Otagaki Rengetsu (1791-1875)
Sweets' bowl
Glazed ceramic
H 8.9 cm (3 1/2 in.)
D 19.1 cm (7 1/2 in.)
Certificate box

Bachmann Eckenstein