260 A poem from Kokin wakashū (Collection of Poems Ancient and Modern); opening verse, Satsuki koba (さ月こは)

Item

Title

260 A poem from Kokin wakashū (Collection of Poems Ancient and Modern); opening verse, Satsuki koba (さ月こは)

Calligrapher

Attributed to Otagi Michitomi (fl. mid 17th century)

Style/period

Edo (1615–1868)

Date

Early Edo

Material

Tanzaku (poem slip); ink on paper

Measurements

36.8 x 5.8 cm

Identifier

Z42_4j3_110c_260

Item Locator

Z42.4 J3

Transcription

さ月こは鳴もふりなむほとゝきす/またしきほとのこゑをきかばや

Transliteration

KKS III: 138 satsuki koba / naki mo furinan / hototogisu / madashiki hodo no / koe o kikaba ya

Translation

KKS III: 138 by midsummer the / voice of the nightingale will / be well past its prime / oh that I might hear it sing / just once in the early season (Rodd 2017, p. 88)

KKS III: 138 If the Fifth month comes, / Even your song will pall, / Cuckoo. / But while it’s fresh / Could I hear your voice? (http://www.wakapoetry.net/kks-iii-138/)

Description

Information on kiwame fuda (Identification/Authentication slip): 愛宕殿通福卿 前廉筆/さ月こは
(極印)養心(朱)
(筆跡)神田道僖(三代)に近いか?
Attributed to Otagi-dono Michitomi-kyō (early work); Authentication Seal: Yōshin; Authenticator: Kanda Dōki (Third generation head of the Kanda lineage) (?)
Upper Phrase (kami no ku) Height: 27.1 cm

Source

〈第一巻 1〉古今和歌集(伊達家旧蔵本)コキンワカシュウ123山ぶきはあやななさきそ花見むとうゑけむ君がこよひこなくに
Gertrude Bass Warner Memorial Library

Repository

University of Oregon. Libraries. Special Collections & University Archives

Institution

University of Oregon

Type

Image

Format

image/jpeg

Rights

No Copyright - United States

Rights Holder

University of Oregon. Libraries. Special Collections & University Archives

Item sets

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