16 mars 2009

Otagaki Rengetsu (1791-1875) - Sake Flasks (Tokkuri), pair. Japan, dated: 1873

Otagaki Rengetsu (1791-1875) - Sake Flasks (Tokkuri), pair. Japan, dated: 1873. Glazed ceramic. H: 14 cm (5 1/2 inch), D: 5.5 cm (2 1/8 inch) Poem 1:Fluttering merrily andsleeping in the dewin a field of flowers,in whose dreamis this butterfly?Rengetsu age 83 (1873) Poem 2:The spring windever stirsthe branchesof the willows:silenceRengetsu age 83 (1873) Original box with a poem written on the lid, see above. Published: Black robe white mist: art of the Japanese Buddhist nun Rengetsu, National Gallery of Australia... [Lire la suite]
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