Poem Draft by Naka-no-in Michishige

Classification
Calligraph
Author
Naka-no-in Michishige
Place of production
Japan
Era century
Edo Period
Size
Height 18.9 cm Width 48.6 cm
Collector
Kyoto National Museum
Nakanoin Michishige (1631-1710), the son of Michizumi, was a renowned poet with the artist name ""Fuunin."" He left behind works such as a private collection (J., <i>kash&ucirc;</i>), <i>R&ocirc;en wakash&ucirc;</i>, and a poetry manual, <i>Ukigumo mond&ocirc;</i>. This is a draft for a poem that was to be offered to Kyoto's Shimogamo Shrine and bears occasional corrections and erasures.

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