Tuesday, October 14, 2014


Sangetsu-an, Hakone Museum, Toshi Yoshida (1954)


.又ことし死損じけり秋の暮

another year
I didn't die...
autumn dusk

- Kobayashi Issa (1816)

4 comments:

JiEL said...

Un bel automne bien niponne....

Simpicité et beauté.

xxx

another country said...

Simplicité est beauté.

Anonymous said...

hello from japan!

i also love ukiyo-e like you do. here is an interesting link showing the influence of ukiyo-e on some of vincent van gogh's work. i hope you like them.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japonaiserie_(Van_Gogh)

another country said...

Japanese art ("japonaiseries") is an essential component of European - but mostly French - art of late 19th century.