Waka poet from the end of the Edo period to the Meiji era.
Sukenori was born in Echigo Province (present Niigata Prefecture) in 1848.
His real given name was Tokusaburo.
Sukenori is a pseudonym.
He studied and acquired both Japanese and Chinese literatures.
In 1874, he became a Shinto priest of the Hakusan Shrine located at his
Sukenori composed poems in the Keien style.
He deceased in 1909 at the age of 62.
Signature & Seal
Part of Painting
Japanese Paper, 135 x 30.5 cm ( 53 x 12 inches )
Japanese Paper, 200 x 42.5 cm ( 78.7 x 16.7 inches )
Roller End Material
There are spots, tears, folds and detachments to some extent.
Some exfoliated parts on the drawing are repaired with paper.
As a whole, the condition of this scroll is so-so.
Although, a Kanji phrase in two lines is written in good form.