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Murase Taiitsu (1803-1881)
Nanga / Bunjin
Bamboo
Signed: Taiitsu Rôjin heidai
Seals: Taiitsu Rôjin sanzetsu & Hakusetsu
Technique: sumi on paper 52,6 x 14,7
Mounting: yellow crushed paper (Momogami)
wooden rollers, 125,5 x 20,9
Condition: A minor flaw, otherwise very good


歳寒凋草木,
鳳尾拂煙塵,
大雪垂猶緑,
從容高節人。

Bamboo
The winter’s chill withers the bamboo trees,
The phoenix tail sweeps through fog and dust.
The heavy snow makes them bend but they are still green,
And dignified like a high-minded gentleman.
(HK)
Comp. Sôjin ’92 # 13

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