Shodo (Japanese Calligraphy)

和歌 Waka:Natsuyamani koisikihitoya irinikemu koefuritatetenaku hototogisu

Work No.7 Natsuyamani

All images were scanned under room light. The colors of images may be slightly different from real ones.


About this art work

Meaning: This is a love poem. My lover stays on the mountains for ascetic training. I yearn for him. I cry like a cuckoo.
Reading: 夏山に恋しき人や入りにけむ 聲ふりたててなく ほととぎす
Natsuyamani koisikihitoya irinikemu koefuritatetenaku hototogisu
na(な)tsu(つ)yama(山)ni(二) ko(こ)i(hi,比)si(し)ki(支)hi(ひ)to(と)ya(や) iri(入)ni(尓)ke(公)mu(む) koe(声/聲)hu(ふ)ri(り)ta(立)te(て)te(々)na(奈)ku (く)ho(ほ)to(と)to(々)gi(支)su(寸)
Source: Kokin-Wakashu, 古今和歌集
Style of handwriting : Hiragana/ Katakana/ Hentaigana

Size of this art work

Work (Washi: Japanese Paper, shikishi) size: 24cm*27cm
Hanging scroll (kakejiku, Paper, Vinyl) size: 34cm*82cm
This art work is simply inserted into a hanging scroll. You can easily remove the work from the scroll by yourself and use your own frame, etc.
Accessories: none
Packing size:
Packing weight: Within 2KG (rough estimate)


JPY15,000.(plus sales tax)

This price includes packing and shipping charges within Japan.