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Kakinomoto no Hitomaro, One of 36 Master Poets

[ Kakinomoto no Hitomaro ] One of 36 Master Poets
Reference Number
" Kakinomoto no Hitomaro " Thirty-six Master Poets
Ono Shunryo
Signature & Seal
Part of Drawing
Silk, 122.5 x 42 cm ( 48.2 x 16.5 inches )
Silk, 188 x 38.5 cm ( 74 x 15.2 inches )
Roller End Material
Wood Box

The scroll may have been re-mounted.
We estimate the painting part was depicted before the Second World War.
There are a few stains and amotions on the painting part.
Some slight folds are also recognized.
As a whole, the condition of this scroll is not so bad.
The motif is Kakinomoto no Hitomaro (660? - 720?), court noble in the Asuka period, one of the 36 Master Poets in Japan.
Especially, Hitomaro is regarded as one of the Big Two Poets along with Yamabe no Akahito.
The composition of this picture is that Hitomaro is thinking and writing a poem under the moon.
The scene is painted artistically.

USD 240
One of the 36 Master Poets in Japan
Rakkan Signature & Stamp of Ono Shunryo
Signature & Seal
The Moon depicted in the Japanese style painting
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Hagi, Bush Clover Flowers & Leaves
Bush Clover (Hagi, Autumn Flower)
Kakemono End made of Staghorn (Deer Horn)
Roller End
In Kakemono Special Wooden Box
In Wooden Box
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