Poem by Saigyo Hoshi

Poem by Saigyo Hoshi

Kuniyoshi, Utagawa, 1798-1861

Poem by Saigyo Hoshi
  • Series : One Hundred Poems by One Hundred Poets
  • Date : 1840-42
  • Medium : woodblock
  • Item# : 27046208
  • Condition : Trimming; centerfold; worming; horizontal creases
  • Dimension : 13 5/8 x 9 1/4 inches
  • Comments : The translation of the poem was found on KuniyoshiProject.com:

    Should I blame the moon
    For bringing forth this sadness,
    As if it pictured grief?
    Lifting up my troubled face,
    I regard it through my tears.
  • Plate in Series : 86
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